ABN Medicare Form
(A) Notifier(s): James G. Scelfo, MD, PA DBA // Personalized Primary Care
(B) Patient Name:
(C) Identification Number:
Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN)
NOTE: If Medicare doesn't pay for D. The Annually/Monthly Membership fee to James G. Scelfo, MD, PA DBA/// Personalized Primary Care or the amenities list on the first page of the PPC Membership Agreement below, you may have to pay. Medicare does not pay for everything, even some care that you or your health care provider have good reason to think you need. We expect Medicare may not pay for the D The Annually/Monthly Membership fee to James G. Scelfo, MD, PA DBA/// Personalized Primary Care or the amenities list on the first page of the PPC Membership Agreement below.
The Annually/Monthly Membership fee to James G. Scelfo, MD, PA DBA/// Personalized Primary Care or the amenities liston the first page of the PPC Membership Agreement
(E) Reason Medicare May Not Pay:
Is a non covered service not paid by any insurance company
(F) Estimated Cost:
Individual Membership: $1,800.00
Couple Membership: $3,100.00
Child up to 18 years: $500.00
WHAT YOU NEED TO DO NOW:
(G) OPTIONS: Check only one box. We cannot choose a box for you.
OPTION 1. I want the (D) listed above. You may ask to be paid now, but I also want Medicare billed for an official decision on payment, which is sent to me on a Medicare Summary Notice (MSN). I understand that if Medicare doesn’t pay, I am responsible for payment, but I can appeal Medicare by following the directions on the MSN. If Medicare does pay, you will refund any payments I made to you, less co-pays or deductibles.
OPTION 2. I want the (D) listed above, but do not bill Medicare. You may ask to be paid now as I am responsible for payment. I cannot appeal if Medicare is not billed.
OPTION 3. I don't want the (D) listed above. I understand with this choice I am not responsible for payment, and I cannot appeal to see if Medicare would pay.
(H) Additional Information:
This notice gives our opinion, not an official Medicare decision. If you have other questions on this notice or Medicare billing, call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227/TTY: 1-877-486-2048).
Signing below means that you have received and understand this notice. You also receive a copy.
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Form CMS-R-131 (03/11)
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