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    5 Types of Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management Services

    January 20, 2022

    The primary function of every medical practice is to provide quality care to its patients. However, every healthcare organization also has a critical secondary function—staying financially healthy. If you’re considering outsourcing your healthcare revenue cycle management, then it’s important to educate yourself on the different types of services ...

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    Top 6 Questions to Ask a Medical Billing Service

    January 5, 2022

    Do you and your team feel overwhelmed by the medical billing and coding process? Tired of insurance claims being rejected or trying to keep up with new legal requirements? Perhaps it’s time to ...

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    What Is the Lifetime Value of a Patient? (+ Why It Matters To Your Medical Practice)

    December 21, 2021

    Do you know how much your patients are individually, or as a whole, contributing to your revenue cycle? On the other hand, are you aware of how much your medical practice is spending to retain or ...

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    What Is Healthcare Consumerism? 5 Ways to Attract and Retain the Modern Patient

    October 20, 2021

    NRC Health’s 2017 study revealed that seven in 10 consumers feel that they are now personally responsible for managing their health. A major factor behind this shift is cost, and consumers are ...

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    The Importance of Tracking (and Lowering) Days in Accounts Receivable

    September 7, 2021

    How well do you know your cash flow when it comes to accounts receivable? Many medical practices allow their A/R metric to be a black box of misunderstanding, when in reality, it’s one of the most ...

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    Top Challenges & Solutions for Gastroenterology Billing

    September 3, 2021

    NCG Medical knows your gastroenterology practice is essential for serving the patients in your community. You want it to be a safe, welcoming space for patients to get the best treatment from your ...

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    Common Revenue Cycle Management Mistakes - and How to Avoid Them

    June 18, 2021

    Running a successful and fiscally responsible medical practice involves many moving parts and pieces. One of the most critical factors to long-term success is having a streamlined revenue cycle ...

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    Essential Medical Practice Management Resources, Tips, and Advice

    March 9, 2021

    Medical practice management is a major undertaking that seems to become more complex and challenging with every passing year. Once a part-time job that was often delegated to a physician’s family ...

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    Denying Denials: Best Practices for Avoiding Claim Denials

    March 4, 2021

    The start of a new year is a wise time to revisit some of your practice’s most important metrics around financial health. Your practice’s health insurance denial rates are some of the most ...

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    How to Simplify Physician Credentialing (+ Boost Practice Revenue)

    January 5, 2021

    If credentialing a new physician is on your healthcare practice’s to-do list, it’s probably the line item you’re dreading most. There’s not a medical professional among us who wouldn’t describe the ...

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    Preparing Your Healthcare Practice for a Medical Billing Audit

    December 10, 2020

    If you’re happy with your practice’s reimbursements and you haven’t seen a recent spike in denials, you may feel like your medical billing operations are coasting along just fine. But even if that’s ...

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    Top 5 Medical Billing Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

    August 14, 2020

    Running a cost-effective, efficient medical practice requires a steady and reliable revenue stream. Unfortunately, that’s going to be challenging to achieve if your billing efforts aren’t optimized ...

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    5 Tips for More Productive Medical Billing

    August 12, 2020

    Timely, accurate, and full reimbursement is the most critical metric for keeping the lights on at your practice. But only around 80 percent of claims submitted are processed and paid on the first ...

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