Video Course: Insurance Billing for Massage Therapists and Bodyworkers

Diana Thompson

Are you thinking about incorporating insurance billing into your practice? Join Diana Thompson for this comprehensive course from 2018 that covers topics including the questions to ask yourself and others before you begin, the common types of insurance, CPT codes, charting and recordkeeping requirements, how to appeal denials, and the ethics of billing.

This course is 72 minutes in length (1 CE hour).

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Diana Thompson

Diana Thompson, a licensed massage therapist for nearly 35 years, has a private practice in Seattle, Washington, treating acute and chronic pain disorders and specializing in postoperative care. She is the author of a new book, Integrative Pain Management: Massage, Movement, and Mindfulness Based Practices; authored Hands Heal: Communication, Documentation and Insurance Billing for Manual Therapists, and wrote a regular column in Massage and Bodywork magazine, titled Somatic Research, from 2010-2013. She has just launched her next iteration of medical documentation with a web-based version: Hands Heal Electronic Health Records. Diana lectures at massage, acupuncture, midwifery, chiropractic, physician, and physical therapy conferences internationally, and is a consultant for massage therapy research with The Research Institute at Group Health Cooperative in Seattle. She is a past president of the Massage Therapy Foundation, and the proud recipient of many national honors. Learn more at

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