Financial Policies including Payment and Refund Policies
If you have medical insurance, we are eager to help you receive maximum allowable benefits. In order to achieve this goal, we need your assistance and your understanding of our payment policy. You will be asked to update your personal and insurance information periodically, including providing our office with copies of your information to your insurance card and driver’s license. We are required by law to obtain your signature for permission to release information to your insurance carrier. Our failure to obtain these updates could result in criminal and civil penalties and/or expulsion from your insurance plan. Please assist us in complying with your insurance requirements. We will gladly submit fees for you covered medical services to your insurance company, if your provider is considered in network. However we expect payment of all services rendered within 60 days. It may become necessary for you to pay your account in full if your insurance company fails to pay for services within 60 days. It is your responsibility to understand your coverage and benefits, including pre– certifications, referral and authorization requirements. We will, however assist you to ensure that all plan requirements are met.
Co-payments and coinsurance fees are due and payable in at each session. We accept cash, credit cards and checks. Make checks payable to “Loudoun psychiatric care”
If you pay in advance by credit card for Tele- Psych session and no show for any reason and or do not call us 24 hours before your appointment, that payment will not be refunded.
Delinquent accounts over sixty days (60) days old and will be charged 2% interest per month. Failure to pay fees within a sixty (60) days period may result in your account being turned over to an outside collection agency.
We charge a $35 service fee for checks returned for non-sufficient funds.
MEDICAL APPOINTMENT CANCELLATION / NO SHOW POLICY
Guidelines and fee schedules as set forth in this policy by Loudon psychiatric care.
All appointments must be canceled by 11 AM of the business day before the scheduledappointment.
Failure to do so will result in missed appointment charge. The fees are as follows: $75 for psychiatrist, $75 for therapist or nurse practitioners visit.
If you arrive 15 or more minutes late for an appointment, you may be charged for a missed appointment.
If you have a balance on my account that it needs to be paid before your appointment and that failure to pay the debt may result in not being seen and a missed appointment fee being added to your account. If you are unsure of your balance you may call Loudon psychiatric care.
If it is a third No Show or cancellation/reschedule with no 24 hour notice should occur you may be dismissed from Loudoun Psychiatric Care.
The fee is charged to the patient, not the insurance company, and is due at the time of the patient’s next office visit.
In the event of snow or inclement weather you may cancel an appointment with less required notice if and only both of the criteria as are met: Loudoun County government [not school system is closed. Please call or email to cancel your appointment prior to the appointment time
If a patient is unable to make an appointment due to illness that they may cancel the appointment with less than required notice if and only if acceptable proof is provided for sickness.
Please call 703-542-3737 and leave a message for cancellation or send an email at INFO@LoudounPsychiatricCare.com. The email shall not have any other information except cancellation notice.
Medication Use / Refill Policy
You are required to take all medications as prescribed. If you lose my medications for any reason you may not get refill from the doctor. You will go to either an emergency room, urgent care center or other doctor to get refill until your regular appointment.
You will complete all lab works as ordered.
You agree to notify my prescriber if you are pregnant ( if applicable).
If you experience difficulties with medications and the doctor is unavailable, you will go to the nearest emergency room or you will call 911 immediately.
You will keep Loudoun Psychiatric Care updated with all medications prescribed by any other doctor elsewhere.
You will not get same prescription from any other source without consent from this doctor.
You will report all difficulties with medications to the doctor regardless of source of medication.
You agree to pick up my medication refill scripts during your follow-up appointments. Pharmacy initiated refill orders are entertained only under exceptional reasons.
You agree and give your consent to Loudoun Psychiatric Care to use surescripts drug history and Virginia Drug Monitoring Program to review your medications.
What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.
Your Access to and Control Over Information You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:
See what data we have about you, if any.
Change/correct any data we have about you.
Have us delete any data we have about you.
Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
Security We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the Web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
Terms and Conditions
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