At your first appointment, you will be
asked to provide or fill out:
- Your insurance card. We
will verify your benefits for you as a courtesy.
If you don't have insurance be sure to talk with
the office about payment arrangements prior to
your first visit. Please see the listing below
of insurances that PPTS is currently participating
to Use and Disclosure of Health Information/HIPPA
health information is confidential and is generally
shared only with your referring physician and
possibly your health insurance for the sole purpose
of obtaining reimbursement. To share information
with any other party, you will be notified of
the request and asked to sign a release form.
and Consent Form*.
- Any other forms that are
pertinent to the condition for which you are
seeking care*. These are outcome tools
which are used to evaluate your specific condition
and functional limitations and to assess your
progress over the course of your treatment.
- You will be expected to pay any appropriate
copay or coinsurance at the time of your visit
if you have one. PPTS accepts cash,
checks and credit cards.
*These may be printed from the Forms
page of this
web site. This information will be kept as part
of your confidential file.
During your examination…
- A thorough review of your
forms and medical history will be taken. This
will help direct my evaluation to where it
is most needed. Although you are free to ask
questions at any time, this is a great time
to address any issues or concerns you may have.
- A hands-on physical assessment
will be completed. Your posture, ability
to move, joint range of motion, muscle flexibility
and strength, pain, and many other factors
will be assessed during your evaluation.
- Treatment time is usually
included. This may include hands
on care, education and home exercise program
- Anthem/ Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
- Community Health/OptimaHealth and
their Medicaid plan
- Southern Health
- First Health
- Freedom Blue Medicare Advantage/
Mountain State BCBS
***Please call for verification of insurance participation,
if your insurance is not listed.