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A. Notifier: Lindner Center of HOPE | UC Health

B. Patient Name:*
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Advance Beneficiary Notice of Non-coverage (ABN) (ABN)

NOTE: If Medicare doesn’t pay for D. IOP SERVICES below, you may have to pay. Medicare does not pay for everything, even some care that you or your health care provider have good reason to think you need. We expect Medicare may not pay for the D. IOP SERVICES below.

D. E. Reason Medicare May Not Pay: F. Estimated Cost:
Intensive Outpatient Services:
Applicable YTD Range/Duration:
Medicare will not pay for substance abuse programs. LCOH IOP Services are for substance abuse only, so Medicare will not pay. $350 per session


  • Read this notice, so you can make an informed decision about your care.
  • Ask us any questions that you may have after you finish reading.
  • Choose an option below about whether to receive the D. IOP SERVICES listed above.
    Note: If you choose Option 1 or 2, we may help you to use any other insurance that you might have, but Medicare cannot require us to do this.
G. OPTIONS: Check only one box. We cannot choose a box for you.*

H. Additional Information:

This notice gives our opinion, not an official Medicare decision. If you have other questions on this notice or Medicare billing, call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227/TTY: 1-877-486-2048). Signing below means that you have received and understand this notice. You also receive a copy.

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