Dental Billing Services Florida, FL
Comprehensive Dental Billing and Coding Services
MBC's Medical Coding and Billing Services offer a dedicated and competent team of dental coding and billing experts to accomplish maximum payout on their clients’ dental billing claims. With a huge experience in processing dental claims with stringent government sponsored as well as private dental insurance schemes, our dental billing and coding experts ensure a steady inflow of reimbursements, which positively impact the dentists’ skill, patient influx, and service referrals.
Our dental coding and billing specialists are experts of the entire gamut of dental procedures. Complying with the American Dental Association’s (ADA), list of dental procedures that can be coded and billed, these billers and coders scrupulously undertake billing and coding for the following service categories:
Diagnostic services, preventive, and restorative dental procedures
Prosthodontics (removable),prosthodontics (fixed), endodontics, orthodontics, and implant services
Maxillofacial prosthetics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, and adjunctive general services
Our Florida billing service can help you to increase your revenue with the reduction in the number of denied and unpaid claims. Our billers present in all the major cities like Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa, St. Petersberg and Orlando can provide you with less paperwork and more accurate medical claims to improve the efficiency of your practice. Here are some of the services which our billers have shown their proficiency in:
Claims are processed on the same day
Analysis of accounts receivables
Weekly as well as monthly reports on productivity
Analysis of codes and procedures on a regular basis
Review of fee schedules for updates
Our billers in Florida have been tracking the rate of reimbursements which has been dipping in the state past a decade. They also have analyzed the solution to this dip, the answer lies in the state of Florida’s reimbursement statutes itself. These local Florida billers are the key to unlock blocked cash flows and can provide you with updated methods to improve the efficiency of your practice.
Value Our Florida Billers Bring:
The Florida medical billing and coding services that we provide are not just limited to cities such as major cities like Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa, St. Petersberg and Orlando. They also extend to almost all other towns and smaller cities in Florida. These medical coders and billers surpass HIPAA compliance and are also trained in preferred language such as Spanish. They have been recommended in their past engagements for their medical billing administrative skills, excellent Data Entry management, along with good written and oral communication skills.
Our medical billers and coders in Florida at medicalbillersandcoders.com perform specialized tasks such as reviewing encounter forms for accuracy in ICD-10 and CPT coding, maintain records of existing billing and coverage rules, posting charges and payments to accounts, make follow up calls to insurance companies to resolve any inconsistency in payments and to patients whose accounts were past due to set up a payment plan, report to physicians regularly, offer customer support by comprehending and elucidating insurance EOBs, co-pays, co-insurance and deductibles to patients and enter and revise patient demographics.
Florida medical billing specialists can not only assist in increasing your income but also guarantee suitable reimbursement, provide medical billing and coding services in specialties including Otolaryngology, Primary Care, Optometry, Family Practice, Hospitalist Billing, Cardiology, OB Gyn, Physical Therapy, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and Dental.
Our Software Experience:
Physician shortage would always be a problem in Florida and is not only affecting doctors but also bigger hospitals, hospices, nursing homes, nurses and resident doctors. The shortage would mean long working hours and more accurate medical coding and billing practices. However, implementation of EMRs is proving to be of immense help since most of the paperwork is diminished and doctors have real-time information about patients and other related data. Our coders and medical billers are expert in software such as Medisoft, Misys Tiger, Eclinicalworks, Advance MD, GE Centricity, and Altapoint.
Difficulties & Challenges Florida Physicians Face:
One of the unique challenges that physicians and healthcare provides face in Florida is dealing with Florida Medicaid Institutional Care Program (ICP) patients. This is because Florida has a large elderly population (65 years and older) which is projected to grow nearly to 26% of the state’s total population which is the highest among all states in the US.
The fact that these elderly patients are either disabled or are fighting chronic illnesses makes them frequent visitors to physicians’ offices and various hospitals. This fact coupled with the recent health care reform would ensure that health care providers would be required to ensure accuracy and compliance with legal guidelines in order to avoid a drop in revenue or negative legal repercussions. Our medical billing specialists ensure that problems such as inadequate reimbursement due to claim denial and other related factors do not take its toll on your practice.
Our medical billers and coders at medicalbillersandcoders.com can ensure an improvement in the efficiency of your practice by employing the best methods of optimally using your EMR, their exposure of various Practice Management Systems also provides greater collections for your practice.
It is important to note that our coders follow the standard coding - recommended by CDT (Current Dental Terminology) Manual published by the American Dental Association (ADA) for various dental procedures. Such standard practices are advisable in preventing delayed reimbursements and claim denials.
Our Billers and Coders’ Ingenuity in Applying Medical Claims for Dental Procedures
Our dental billing and coding experts skillfully process dental procedures -- which are not covered under dental benefit schemes, but are also deemed medically necessary because of their direct effect on body systems – under medical benefit plans that allow these dental procedures.
Our dental billing and coding specialists, who are experts at establishing medical necessity of dental procedures, can apply appropriate CDT or HCPCS codes (accepted by medical carriers) to bill for the services rendered by dental specialists.
With the sole objective of achieving maximum end-to-end dental claim reimbursement, our dental Coding and Billing Specialists set themselves high standards in professional efficiency. Having to meet their clients’ expectancy level amidst stringent coding and billing system, our dental Coding and Billing professionals continually upgrade their competence to match best practices in dental health coding and billing.
Diverse Dental Procedures Coded and Billed by MBC Experts
Some of the medically deemed allowable dental procedures that are frequently coded and billed successfully by our dental billing and coding specialists are:
Certain oral surgical, implant procedures, and periodontal procedures deemed medically allowable are coded and billed by our billing and coding experts.
Our billers and coders for dentistry undertake billing and coding for medically deemed necessary laser procedures, TMD procedures, procedures associated with oral dysfunction, and dental procedures related to trauma.
Our billers and coders’ scope of covering medically deemed necessary procedures also encompass consultations and examinations for orol-facial medical conditions, screenings for oral cancer, dental procedures for myofascial pain conditions, sleep apnea procedures, and X-rays, including CT scans deemed medically necessary and associated with the procedures above.
Ensuring Dental-Medical Cross Coding Benefits
Our seasoned coding and billing professionals, who are well-versed in dental-medical cross coding through identifying dental procedures that fall under the ‘medically necessary’ category, and applying suitable medical codes to them, ensure the dental professionals and their patients with some unprecedented benefits, such as:
Ensuring the patients who are impacted medically by oral conditions with medical benefits from processing medically allowable dental procedures.
Patients who happen to hold both medical as well as dental insurance can easily divert their medically allowable dental procedures to their medical scheme, thereby saving their yearly dental allowances for other medically non-allowable dental procedures.
The success rate of your dental-medical cross coding procedure will ensure accelerated practice revenue.
Patients who happen to benefit from dental-medical cross coding are sure to refer their acquaintances to you, which will be indispensable in expanding your patient base.
Thus, operating in a volatile environment where insurance trends are prone to change, our billers and coders, strategically located across all states, have always perched themselves on a learning curve, and been applying best practices in medical coding and billing for dentistry. Such an outlook has been instrumental in serving the ‘sole dictum’ of ensuring maximum reimbursement rate for dental bills.