Medical Billing News

    Medical Billing Tip: Consider Time-Based Coding for E/M

    November 19, 2020

    Sometimes a visit goes long – an extra five or ten minutes – and it throws off your morning schedule. Other times, a visit goes way too long – an extra 20, 40, or even 60 minutes – and it practically wrecks your entire day’s schedule. As a medical billing company, we hear from providers that are hesitant to charge for that extra time, especially ...

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    How to Embrace 'Fiscal Stewardship' in the New Era of Healthcare

    November 6, 2020

    In the day-to-day management of medical practices, the most critical concern is (and always will be) patient care. But in the evolving landscape of U.S. healthcare and medical billing services, ...

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    AAP Loan Repayments and Your Medical Practice

    October 28, 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic has had an unprecedented impact on the healthcare system. Many practices are still trying to recover from the initial period of disruption and determine what changes will need ...

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    The Link Between Patient Engagement & Reimbursement

    October 13, 2020

    Especially in the increasingly value-based landscape of medical billing, boosting patient engagement levels is a priority of most modern medical practices. But even for those organizations that have ...

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    Provider Relief Fund Phase 3 Distributions & Your Healthcare Practice

    October 9, 2020

    The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law in March of 2020 in an effort to reduce the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Passed with bipartisan support ...

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    Medical Billing Services - Key Performance Indicators

    September 29, 2020

    In today’s ever-changing healthcare environment, many small medical practices are struggling to stay afloat. Do you have one of those practices? Are you feeling overwhelmed? Most physicians feel that ...

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    6 Ways to Prevent Medical Billing Errors at Your Practice

    September 9, 2020

    Medical billing and coding can be challenging to get right, especially for a small practice with limited time and resources. Since insurance billing is often the lifeblood for an organization’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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    How E&M Changes Could Affect Your Medical Practice in 2021

    July 29, 2020

    In 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced proposed changes to E&M coding to the collective dismay of many private healthcare practices and the American Medical ...

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    How to Keep Costs Down in an EHR Implementation

    July 7, 2020

    Even as the healthcare industry grows more and more driven by – and welcoming of – technological change, there are plenty of doctors holding onto their paper-based processes for as long as they can. ...

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    6 Things Your Medical Practice Needs to Know About ACOs

    June 30, 2020

    As a medical billing company, we are always monitoring how the healthcare industry is evolving. One clear trend we’ve been watching in recent years is the way value-based care has become increasingly ...

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    As PPP Loan Forgiveness Rules Keep Changing, Here’s What Your Medical Practice Should Know

    June 18, 2020

    The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) was passed by Congress and signed into law on March 27, 2020 to combat the economic hardship inflicted upon millions of Americans by ...

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