Have YOU ever had any of the following? (Please select all that apply and use comments to elaborate.)
Are YOU currently experiencing any of these symptoms?
Your Protected Health Information (PHI) will be used by this office or disclosed to others for the purposes of treatment, obtaining payment, or supporting the day-to-day health care operations of this office. You should review the Notice of Privacy Practices for a more complete description of how your PHI may be used or disclosed. It describes your rights as they concern the limited use of health information, including your demographic information, collected from you and created or received by this office. You may review the Notice prior to signing this consent. You may request a copy of the Notice at the Front Desk. This office reserves the right to modify the Privacy Practices outlined in the Notice.
You may request a restriction on the use or disclosure of your PHI. It is the policy of this office that it will continue to provide treatment for a patient who restricts consent to the use and disclosure of his/her PHI for the purposes of treatment, payment or health care operations. Use or disclosure of protected information in violation of an agreed upon restriction will be a violation of the federal privacy standards.
You may revoke this consent to use and disclosure of your PHI. You must revoke this consent in writing. Any use or disclosure that has already occurred prior to the date on which your revocation of consent is received will not be affected.
Our office will make every attempt to verify your policy benefits, however, this office and your insurance DOES NOT guarantee a quote of benefits for payment of services provided. Should your insurance provide Chiropractic benefits, your insurance will be filed on a weekly basis as a courtesy to you. You will be responsible for your deductible and/or co-payment. Your insurance should pay within 45 days from the date in which it was filed. In the event that your insurance company does not pay in a timely manner, you may be asked to contact your insurance carrier. If your insurance company mails a check directly to you for our services, you must bring the misdirected check to our office within 48 hours.
I hereby execute and provide Irrevocable Lien Interest and Assignment of Proceeds to any cause of action that exists in my favor against any insurance company for the terms of the policy, including the exclusive, irrevocable right to receive payment for such services, make demand for payment, and prosecute and receive penalties, interest, court loss, or other legally compensable amounts owed by an insurance company in accordance with Article 21.55 of the Texas Insurance Code to cooperate, provide information as needed, and appear as needed to assist in the prosecution of such claims for benefits upon request. To any insurance company providing benefits or settlement of a claim, you are instructed that pursuant to this Irrevocable Lien Interest and Assignment of Proceeds to pay the total dollar amount of all sums which I owe on account to the above named doctor and treating facility within 30 days following your receipt of medical bills submitted by the doctor and/or treating facility.
I instruct checks to be made payable to Whole Body Chiropractic, and payment to be sent to 2233 W. 15th Street, Plano, TX 75075. This demand specifically conforms to Article 21.55 of the Texas Insurance Code, providing for attorney fees, 18% penalty, court cost, and interest from judgment, upon violation. In the event my insurance settlement proceeds are paid directly to my attorney, I hereby irrevocably instruct my attorney to withhold all such sums and amounts as are determined to be owed, due and payable on my account and remit payment of all such sums directly to the above named doctor and/or treating facility upon receipt of my settlement award(s).
I hereby authorize and release the doctor and any individual he/she may designate as his/her assistant to administer treatment, physical examination, x-ray studies, chiropractic care or any clinical services that he/she deems necessary in my case. I understand that, as with any health care procedure, complications are possible following chiropractic manipulation and/or manual therapy techniques. The risks of complications due to chiropractic treatments have been labeled as “rare” and the probability of adverse reaction due to ancillary procedures is also considered “rare”.
I hereby acknowledge that if I do not keep appointments as recommended to me by my treating doctor, he/she has complete right to terminate responsibility for my care and relinquish any disability granted me within a reasonable period of time. I understand that failure to complete my recommended treatment plan may jeopardize my case.
In order to properly assess your condition, we must understand how much your NECK and/or BACK problems have affected your ability to manage everday activities.
For each item below, please choose which most closely describes your condition right now.