Cardiology Billing Services
The research advancement in diagnosis and treatment procedures of cardiac ailments has meant a higher degree of vigilance for physicians. Having to cope with advancement of cardiac care standards, physicians rarely find time and resources that can manage billing and coding of their services. Consequently, the service of certified and experienced billing and coding professionals becomes crucial to appreciation in physicians’ revenue generation, patient inflow and referrals, and efficiency. Our experts specializing in cardiology billing and coding services – who are certified, tech-savvy, experienced and efficient – have been critical to error-free and denial-free billing and coding services resulting in unprecedented increase in medical bill reimbursements.
An extensive coverage of billing and coding for cardiology specialties like – General Clinical, Interventional, Nuclear Specialty, Heart Failure, Transplant and surgery– has been pivotal and our billers and coders have been the preferential choice of physicians, clinics, multispecialty groups, hospitals, and diagnostic centers across the nation.
Did you Know?
Our team understands that Cardiology-specific CPT codes such as 93451, 93456, and 93503 are not allowed to be attached with modifier 51
While billing, cardiologists are required to report most non-congenital procedures with a single code
Our experts updates - Imaging supervision, interpretation & reports are included with injection procedure & cannot be reported separately in the case of all cardiac catheterization procedures
Devising technology interface in billing and coding --proficiency in using billing software such as such as Next Gen, Medisoft, Eclipse, Lytec, Inception, and Misys; and encoding diagnosis and treatment procedures documents into compliant codes (ICD-9-CM, CPT & HCPCS codes) on advanced technology platforms such as EncoderPro, FLashcode and CodeLink – has been the key to our billers and coders’ impressive conversion rates. Outsourcing our tech-savvy billers and coders’ services for your cardiology billing and coding needs can ensure error-free coding, faster submission of bills, speedier and denial free realization of bills.
Comprehensive MBC Billing and Coding
The following is a comprehensive list of diagnostic and treatment procedures that are billed and coded using the technology interface highlighted above:
Preliminary screening and diagnostic tests -- electrocardiograms, Holter monitors, transthoracic echocardiograms and/or standard nuclear cardiology procedures, diagnostic cardiac catheterization and coronary angiography, interventional, and complex diagnostic tests such as cardiac MRI studies and positron emission tomography (PET) scanning -- are routinely billed and coded with apt cardio codes for denial-free reimbursement.
Our cardiology billing and coding also encompass catheter-based ablation procedures; myocardial perfusion imaging, radionuclide angiography, and myocardial viability studies; cardiac transplantation and left ventricular assist device implantation; non-invasive diagnosis and medical treatment for adult congenital heart disease; and peripheral endovascular interventional procedures.
Our billers and coders are also known for their expertise in billing and coding of comprehensive invasive procedures, such as percutaneous coronaryintervention (PCI), balloon dilatation ofthe mitral valve, percutaneous device closure, and percutaneous angioplasty.
Value Delivery to Physicians
Combining a value-chain of diverse competencies – thorough knowledge of diverse cardiology billing and coding; coding integrity that match ‘best practices in coding’; scrupulously handling of ‘Incident to Services’ and ‘Uncovered Services’; and applying suitable modifiers for reclaiming the returned claims – our billing and coding specialists have been able to deliver a unique set of value-added services.
Impressive Track Record
Our cardiology billing and coding specialists have had a successful track record of processing their clients’ medical bills with the private insurance carriers such as Unitedhealth Group, Wellpoint Inc.Group, Kaiser Foundation Group, Aetna Group, Humana Group, HCSC Group, Independence Blue Cross Group, etc. and Government sponsored Medicare and Medicaid as well.
If you are an individual practitioner or institution interested in knowing how our objective-oriented coding and billing cycle management -- complete with accurate charge capture, intricate procedure coding, electronic filing of claims, patient billing, multi-tiered appeal process, denial elimination initiatives, and compliance program operations -- can turnaround your practice, get in touch with our experts specializing in cardiology billing and coding.
Elimination of Audit risks
Reducing claim submission delays
Cardiologists -- with singular focus on patients, not administrative functions -- can maintain higher level of efficiency in providing services.
Reduction in account receivables to negligible percentage; completion of claim cycle within 60 days.
Decrease in clients’ overhead and operating costs, consequent to outsourcing our experts’ billing and coding services
Continual research on coding regulations and changes to have claims reimbursed without interruption
Application of suitable modifiers to have the denied claims reimbursed