The use of online health information exchange systems is transforming the way healthcare providers operate. Everyone benefits from using shared information and this is easily accessed by healthcare employees but, it has a built-in safety to protect security. It is very important that everyone who is involved in a patient’s care has access to the same information and this eliminates potential mistakes. It also ensures that everyone is informed as to the latest testRead More
Healthcare practices that submit incorrect or inaccurate claims may face allegations of fraud. This can result in penalties and loss of reputation. Fraud may not always be intentional. Incorrect billing by untrained and inexperienced billing staff runs the risk of fraud. To ensure your practice files correct claims, here is what you can do. Untrained Billers Can Raise Risk of Fraud by a very high percentage. Let's take a look at look at how Untrained Billers Can RaiRead More
If you are considering changing your patient record systems as you have the desire to have everything electronically based going forward, it is useful to understand the advantages of electronic medical records. There are potentially too many to list but, one main benefit is that it is easy to gain access to required information for patients but also, for other healthcare providers. Think of it as an easy to read a traditional medical chart and it contains every aspeRead More
Radiology is a unique medical specialty that utilizes imaging to diagnose and treat diseases for various other specialties and make recommendations to referring doctors if more scans are required. Let's take a look at how Radiology Billing Service can help you improve. Radiology billing can be demanding because it involves the following factors –
You probably know about how most practices are now moving to outsourced medical billing. If you are still sitting on the fence about outsourcing your medical billing, here are some facts to help you make the decision.
There are some serious advantages to outsourcing medical billing, especially for small medical practices where the time and energy of employees is better spent elsewhere. A professional medical billing company can take all the headaches of billing and be coding away and leave medical staff to do what they do best and that is to provide care for their patients. Let's see why you should outsource your medical billing. Read More
As a healthcare specialist, it is important that your medical health center has a system in place that optimizes medical billing process while providing a high level of care to patients. The medical billing process can be highly complex and is often an invisible part of the healthcare system and there are so many ways in which the billing process can become costly, ill-effective and time-consuming. Currently, millions of Americans are paying too much due to miscalcuRead More
The responsibilities of Revenue Cycle Management can become overwhelming for a healthcare provider. Revenue cycle management involves compliance in ensuring accurate coding, careful and timely billing processes and following up on Accounts Receivables. That means healthcare providers require trained staff, updated technology, and centralized billing. Let's review the Benefits of Revenue Cycle Management.
Podiatric medicine deals with the diagnosis and treatment of the disorders and injuries of the foot, ankle and lower extremities. For this, specific regulations need to be followed in podiatry medical billing to increase reimbursements and avoid delays. In this article, we are going to take look at Important facts about Podiatry Billing.