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Anyone here have QMB as the 20% that pays for surgery, after Medicare?

The billing office is being stupid saying they need a pre-auth, for QMB.

I've talked to my caseworker, and Medicaid. They say no pre approval needed!

What's your experience?

Edited by Hea.Lea
forgot to add to MEDICARE

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I'm not sure exactly what this is, but I have Medicare and only paid $245 for surgery and had to wait 8 months total.

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My guess is Qualified Medicare Beneficiary, at least that's how my Ohio Medicaid card reads. Suspect yours is pretty much the same.

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Yes, that's what it means. But do they require a pre-auth?

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