Can my patient use health insurance to pay for the BrainSpan Assessment?

**Option 1.** Billing CPT codes: 3 fatty acid metrics (EPA/DHA, AA, AA/EPA ratio, Palmitic Acid) and 4 Cognitive Function metrics are measured: - **82726** - very long chain fatty acids - **82542** - additional fatty acids (palmitic) **Option 2.** Offer BrainSpan as a cash-only item. - **Comparable pricing:** $199-$244.00 - **96103** - For computer testing of 4 metrics **Recommendation:** utilize insurance billing as allowed by contract. For the uninsured patient(s) make the test available as a cash item. Please note. CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party.
Published on: 2018-12-01
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