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The vast majority of the articles on were generated by ICS staff and volunteers to bring original, timely, and practical information to our membership.  These articles are frequently written in response to member questions we have received and an inability to find the answers anywhere else.  This information is proprietary to the Illinois Chiropractic Society and is yet another benefit of ICS membership.


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Tuesday, May 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Subpoenas to Testify [Form] »
In cases where the physician is sought as a witness (a non-party to the lawsuit), the law now provides that discovery depo...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Forms Must I File with the State of Illinois for My Business Entity »
What Forms Must I File with the State of Illinois Each Year to Keep my Corporation/LLC Legal?   Q: ...
Wednesday, April 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicare ABN [FORM] »
The Advanced Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN), Form CMS-R-131, is issued by providers (including independent labora...
Friday, July 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Surveys [FORM] »
The largest project on which I worked  in college was an analysis of a regional medical group made up of several clin...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health Care Liens [FORM] »
What is a health care lien? How should our office file and serve liens in injury cases?   A lien is legal cla...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Consent to Care [FORM] »
Should we have patients sign a Consent to Chiropractic Care form? Yes.  Illinois law provides that pati...
Monday, April 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Consent to Care for Minors [FORM] »
Do I Need a Consent Form For Minors? The general rule is that you must obtain parental consent to treat a minor unde...
Friday, April 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Financial Policy [FORM] »
Financial Policy in the Physician Office: Clarity for You and Your Patients Billing, fees, and collections are an in...
Friday, September 20, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Notification Of Noncovered Service [FORM] »
The attached form is for physicians to give patients who are receiving services that you have a reasonable belief will not...
Friday, August 30, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
PPACA Required Notice [FORM] »
Did you know that all employers are responsible for notifying their employees of coverage options by October 1, 2013. The...
Friday, June 7, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scope/Authority to Order Challenges [Form] »
Sometimes our members ability to order lab work, blood tests, physical therapy and the like may be challenged by other off...
Friday, June 7, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
HIPAA Forms [Form] »
These forms are being made available to our members. Remember, forms are only a small portion of the requirements for HIPA...
Friday, June 7, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Financial Survival Toolkit [FORM] »
The following document is a supplemental worksheet to Stanley Greenfield's handbook. If you would like information on this...
Friday, June 7, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
ERISA Letters and Requests [FORM] »
A variety of ERISA resources, please see Understanding ERISA Law for more information.   Important De...
Thursday, June 6, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assignment and Designation of Authorized Representative [Form] »
The Assignment form is a crucial document that you must obtain in order to serve as the authorized representative of the p...
Thursday, June 6, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Anti-Trust Policy »
The antitrust laws of the United States and the various states prohibit agreements, combinations and conspiracies in restr...
Thursday, June 6, 2013   (2 Comments - view/add)
CME Tracking [Form] »
The MPA requires 150 hours of CME for the licensing period, divided into 60 hours in Category I and 90 hours in Category I...
Tuesday, January 1, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Financial Hardship Waivers [FORM] »
Financial Hardship Waiver of Fees: Ensuring Your Good Deeds Go Unpunished When it comes to fees, most physici...
Thursday, December 1, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Authorized Relative Certification [FORM] »
Pursuant to 735 ILCS 5/8-2001.5, a deceased person's health care records may be released upon written request of the execu...

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