Medical billing services has more than its share of jargon, but most of it is easy to decipher with a little research and familiarity with medical practices. Entity code errors on claim denials are unfortunately not among the easier mysteries to solve. Entities in Medical Billing Generally, the definition of an entity is a person…

Traditionally, medical billing services were provided by billing personnel who worked for each provider or medical institution, and many offices still handle medical billing in-house. However, it is becoming more and more common to outsource those tasks to professional companies that specialize only in medical billing services. The electronic system of recordkeeping and billing that…

If the idea of “automation” makes you think of spammy Robo-callers and cringe, there’s good news. There are many benefits to automating certain aspects of your practice, and they result in better communication, more efficient time usage, more accurate medical billing services, and even increased interaction and better relationships between your patients and your practice….

The growing sub-specialisation of interventional radiology is making many procedures much less invasive and less painful for patients, but as with everything new, incorporating it into the existing system of medical billing codes can confuse new radiology billing services. The Growing Sub-specialization of Interventional Radiology The use of radiology imaging such as ultrasound, MRI, CT…

    Outsourcing medical billing has proven to be very successful for medical offices and institutions of all sizes. It puts the billing and management of claims in the hands of specialists and keeps the system up to date better than it is generally possible for in-house billers to do—however, choosing the best medical billing…

    As if the medical billing codes weren’t challenging enough, insurers are making it harder for medical providers to get paid—but that doesn’t mean your practice has to suffer. It just means that it is more important than ever to have effective medical billing services in place. Access to software that is constantly updated…

Effective revenue cycle management (RCM) is critical to the financial success of a medical organization and outsourcing to experts makes the process both more accurate and efficient. Many people do not realize that RCM is much more than bookkeeping and cost cutting. Everything related to how a practice gets paid, from getting insurance approval when…

A medical practice has two major types of accounts receivable: reimbursement from insurers or government payers and the part of a charge that the patient is responsible for. Collecting payment from each of these two involves a completely different process, but a medical billing company will take care of both of them. Medical revenue cycle…

  Medical billing has become a huge issue for many medical practitioners, ranging from individual private practices to extensive regional hospital systems. Physicians are even moving into early retirement because the additional stress and paperwork involved are taking the joy out of their jobs. Outsourcing medical billing to an organization that does not practice medicine,…

As if doctor bills and insurance companies weren’t difficult enough to understand, hospital billing takes the madness to a whole new level. Patients are often shocked by how high the figures are on their bills, and they can only hope their insurance will cover it. Registration and Establishing Patient Financial Responsibility When you make an…