Insurance Coverage

We suggest that you contact your health insurance company regarding coverage.   It is your responsibility to contact your insurance company regarding coverage or prior authorization for any outpatient Diabetes & Nutrition Counseling services requested by your physician.

Helpful Information
When you call your insurance company, you may be asked to provide the following information:

  1. Diagnosis
  2. Reason for referral
  3. Provider
  4. CPT Code (common CPT codes are G0108 and G0109)

Example: My diagnosis is Type II diabetes, I am calling to check on benefits of receiving diabetes education at Boone Hospital Center on an outpatient basis.  My CPT Code is G0108 (Diabetes Self-Management, Initial Assessment) or G0109 (Diabetes outpatient self-management training services, group session).

Patients can call the price estimation line at 573.815.3305.