Internal Medicine Billing Services Florida, FL
MBC is a unique platform for outsourcing your Internal Medicine billing and coding management cycle. Whether you are an individual practitioner or institution, 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 – offers you value added reimbursement solutions.
Our expertise includes-
A team of highly qualified Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialists (CMRS)
Applying compliance coding such as ICD9, CPT4 and HCPCS Coding standard, and data privacy norms as required by HIPAA
Relieving Internal Medicine physicians of a non-core activity, and help concentrate on core medical practice
Ensuring optimum realization of medical claim bills
Enhancing professional efficiency, patient influx, and service referrals
You can also match your requirements with the skills of our expert billers in your area:
Did you know?
CPT code 90471 is used to report one immunization, for either single or combination vaccine, where as CPT code 90472 is used in conjunction with 90471 to report each additional immunization.
Medicare does not cover immunizations and most local payer computer systems are programmed to reject codes 90471 and 90472, hence providers need to check patient eligibility before providing service.
CPT codes 96360-96379, 96401, 96402, 96409-96425, and 96521-96523 are not intended to be reported by the physician in the facility setting.
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.
Applying quality credentials to diverse Internal Medicine specialties
An extensive coverage of billing and coding for Internal Medicine sub-specialties– endocrinology, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, hematology/oncology, infectious diseases, nuclear medicine, allergy/immunology, cardiology, critical care medicine, nephrology, pulmonology, rheumatology, adolescent medicine, and sports medicine – has been pivotal to our billers and coders who have extensive experience of working with leading physicians and institutions of all sizes.
Impressed with our billers and coders’ all-inclusive portfolios of services, individual specialist and institutions across the U.S. have retained our billers and coders for their comprehensive billing and coding needs.
Devising technology interface in billing and coding -- proficiency in using billing software 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 your Internal Medicine billing and coding needs to our tech-savvy billers and coders’ can ensure error-free coding, faster submission of bills, and speedier and denial free realization of bills.
Delivery of Value-Added Services in Billing and Coding
Combining a value-chain of diverse competencies – thorough knowledge of billing and coding; coding integrity that matches ‘the best practices in Internal Medicine coding’; scrupulous 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.
Internal Medicine Specialists – 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.
Our -Internal Medicine billing and coding specialists have had a successful track record of processing their clients’ medical bills with the leading private insurance carriers such as United health, Wellpoint, Kaiser Foundation, Aetna, Humana, Blue Cross Group, etc. as well as government sponsored Medicare and Medicaid.
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