- Birth date
- Street address
- Postal Code
Click ‘Show all fields’ for the full patient demographic. Click ‘Create patient’ when you’re done.
We automatically adjust the insurer type to Out of Province, and notice the Health Number is blank:
The Patient Demographic is fully populated with the patient’s registration number, province, birth date, gender and address. Just add your service codes as per usual, and your new reciprocal bill is ready for processing.
For more information on Reciprocal Billing, the Ministry of Health has created this pdf with information on provincial health card numbers, as well as limitations on procedures that can be billed.
Do you split your time between BC and Alberta? Check out our Alberta Reciprocal billing guide!
If you have any other helpful tips, let us know, and we’ll share with the rest of the community!