KIRA STEIN, MD, APC

ADULT PSYCHIATRY - BOARD CERTIFIED ABPN


Appointments, Fees & Policies

 

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION BEFORE YOU CALL TO SCHEDULE:


When you contact us to request an initial visit, it is important that you confirm you have read the following information on this page, and let us know 3 different times you will be available to answer the phone. 

► Please note that we do not contract with insurance or MediCare.

► Fees are paid at the time of service; Any scheduled appointments missed or cancelled with less than 48 business hours notice are automatically charged.

►  Superbills (receipts with procedure codes and diagnoses for insurance claims) can be made available for clients to submit to PPO insurance for reimbursement.

► We can provide you with a superbill receipt for submission to your PPO insurance carrier, but our bills/receipts cannot be used for HMO, MediCare or MediCal reimbursement.  

► PPO insurance out of network service overage depends on your individual health insurance contract.

► Dr. Stein is not responsible for denial of coverage or for appealing denials.

► This is not an all-inclusive list of our office policies. More details are found in the registration forms provided prior to your visit.

 
CURRENT FEE SCHEDULE (Rates Subject to Change)


90 min initial consultation: $650 
45 min appointment: $425 
60 min hourly rate: $500 

         •    Televisit and Telephone consultations
         •    Prior Authorizations and other Insurance-Related Documentation (prorated)   
         •    Reports and Letters (prorated)   
         •    Disability Evaluation Services (prorated)   
         •    Insurance Evaluation Services (prorated)   
         •    Evaluation of Records (prorated)   
         •    Sessions that are 60 min or more   

In-Office Lab Collection & Administration: $65
Between-Visit Refills and Prescriptions: (if patient missed, postponed, or is overdue for scheduled visit). Unscheduled refills require doctors to take time to review patient records, decide if a refill is appropriate, document the reasons for the refill, and contact the pharmacy and/or patient. To avoid this situation, patients should address medication refill needs during scheduled appointments.  All refill requests between scheduled appointments require at least 48 business hours advance notice.
           •    $20 for non-controlled prescriptions
           •    $40 for controlled prescriptions
Document Production (electronic)$0.35/page
Document Production (paper): $0.45/page + postage

TEL 310.529.6051

FAX 888-959-0148