Podiatry Billing Services Florida, FL
Having voluminous business operations, the MBC Podiatry medical billing management is tailor-made for physicians looking at cost-effective and revenue-maximizing medical billing, coding, submission, and realization solutions. Despite the intense focus required to serve a multitude of clients, our billing specialists – who are integral part of our medical billing consortium in US – rarely return below-par performance.
MBC billing expertise
Certified by the American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC), proficient in using advanced medical billing coding software, expert at applying standard CPT, HCPCS procedure and supply codes, and ICD-CM diagnosis coding as per CMS guidelines and HIPAA compliant medical coding are fundamentally responsible for optimum medical billing management services to Podiatry physicians.
Did you know?
CPT code 11721(Covered Nail Debridement 6 or more) requires Q8 modifier (for routine checkup) with systemic conditions which is medically necessary to be reimbursed by Medicare but only six times in a year.
Podiatry modifiers include T1 to T9 modifiers (Toe modifiers) except for CPT code 97598, 11720 and 11721, in which case use of this modifier will result in denials
HCPCS code J3301, J1100 (injection procedures) are used frequently in Podiatry Billing also providing significant amount of revenue to providers
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.
Consequently, majority of physicians are able to transfer non-core and exhaustive medical billing management, and intensify their focus on delivering efficient medical care to their patients. Therefore, it is no wonder that, as a result of outsourcing medical billing solutions from us, physicians are able to bring in an enhanced degree of efficiency in diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, and lower leg. You can match your requirements with the skills and experience of our expert Podiatry medical billers in your area.
Medical billing across multiple disciplines
Extending their scope of Podiatry medical billing management to diverse disciplines, our medical billing professionals are able to reach out with billing, coding, submission, and realization of medical bills for
Reconstructive rear-foot and ankle surgery
Diabetic limb salvage and wound care service
Forensic podiatry services
Enabling accurate and precise medical billing
Our Podiatry billing specialists follow a compliant CPT coding regimen in applying accurate codes for complex services such as:
76881 for ultrasound, extremity, nonvascular, real-time with image documentation;
76882 for limited ultrasound, extremity, non-vascular, real time with image documentation;
93922 for non-invasive physiologic studies of upper or lower extremity arteries, single level, bilateral;
93926 for duplex scan of lower extremity arteries or arterial bypass grafts;
20552 for injections(s), single to multiple trigger point(s) one or two muscle(s);
20553 for injections(s), single to multiple trigger point(s) three or more muscle(s);
20605 for arthrocentesis, aspiration and/or injections;
20610 for arthrocentesis, aspiration and/or injection
Apart from handling the coding for above services, our experts also infuse suitable modifiers to mitigate undesirable audit checks, delay, denial, and resubmission of medical claims with insurance carriers.
Pro-active billing management
Consequent to such best practices in Podiatry billing management, physicians have been able to efficiently realize their claims with a portfolio of leading private insurance carriers such as United health, Wellpoint, Aetna, Humana, HCSC, Blue Cross Group, and Government sponsored Medicare and Medicaid as well.
We are proactively geared up for the ensuing challenges and opportunities from the mandatory ICD-10 and HIPAA 5010 coding and reporting compliance. Thus, complete with accurate charge-capture, intricate procedure coding, electronic filing of claims, patient billing, multi-tiered appeal process, denial elimination initiatives, and compliance standards, physicians can expect to remain positive about their reimbursements.
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