Otolaryngology Billing Services Maine, ME
Why should Otolaryngology billing be outsourced?
Otolaryngology, being the specialty that is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders associated with multiple locations – ear, nose, throat, and head and neck, requires physicians to be thorough in an exhaustive list of investigative and treatment procedures that apply to ear, nose, throat, and head and neck regions. Adding to this imposing requirement, there are as many CPT codes that physicians should remember and aptly apply while submitting their medical claims with insurance carriers. With the ensuing ICD-10 system and HIPAA 5010 Version, the compliance coding and medical reporting is going to be much more demanding.
Relieving them off cumbersome task of medical billing, our Otolaryngology Billing Services have been crucial to a majority of physicians’ focus on their core-function of medical services, and operating efficiency and revenue maximization through delay-free and denial-free medical bill reimbursement.
Our medical billing specialists in Maine have been delivering quality and responsive medical billing services to physicians and hospitals for more than 12 years. Though a small state, physicians across Maine are experiencing a shortage of trained Medical Billers and Coders, but the number of billers available with us defies this point.
These Billers are located in major cities of Maine like Portland, Lewiston, Bangor, South Portland and Aubum. Billers from these cities manage to cover the entire states’ requirement of specialist physicians and display excellent skills across the following services:
Patient demographics entry
Physician and Nurse credentialing
Electronic filing of claims
Follow up on aging claims
Appeals and re- submission of corrected claim
Our billers have been meeting specific physician requirements, demanding needs of different specialties and providing them excellent collections in Maine. They generally keep the practice updated about any laws and regulations affecting their collections.
The knowledge and focus of these billers has helped many practices improve collections and optimize their revenue cycles, it is the attention to detail which has helped physicians to concentrate on patient care while they rely on these billers for collections.
Our Billers in the state of Maine are specialized to service medical practices as per the regulations of the state government. Their knowledge and experience has been acquired by years of efforts in perfecting medical billing procedures which they now leverage to help your practice collect more revenue.
The federal government’s effort to reduce healthcare cost can only be supported by physicians in the state of Maine by optimizing costs and enhancing revenue. Letting a specialist handle your medical billing can help you improve collections by 20%.
Accurate Coding and code audit along with timely insurance follow up and account receivables are the basis on which thesebillers in Maine guarantee higher profitability for your clinic. Their experience in various software and certification in the medical billing processes will support your practice to grow steadily.
MBC Provides Expert Otolaryngology Medical Billing and Coding Services
On the confidence of possessing requisite pre-qualifiers – certificated by the American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC); proficient in using advanced medical billing softwares such as Lytec, Medic, Misys, Medisoft, NextGen, IDX, etc., and latest coding softwares such as EncoderPro, FLashcode and CodeLink; and expert at applying standard CPT, HCPCS procedure and supply codes, and ICD-9-CM diagnosis coding as per CMS guidelines and HIPAA compliant medical coding for comprehensive orthopedic medical services – our billing specialists have been able to successfully manage medical bill reimbursement for the entire gamut of Otolaryngology: Otology/Neuro-Otology, Head and Neck Surgery, Rhinology, Laryngology, and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Providing Diverse and Streamlined Otolaryngology Billing Services
Combining apt CPT codes for diverse diagnostic and preventive Otolaryngology procedures Bendoscopic sinus surgery, non-endoscopic sinus surgery, turbinates, nasal surgery, tonsillectomy & adenoidectomy, treatment to sleep apnea, medical procedures of disorders of oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, trachea/bronchus, esophagus, salivary glands, neck, and bleeding surgery, abscess, and fractures) with appropriate modifiers (modifier-50, which indicates a similar procedure performed on both the left and right sides during the same surgical session; modifier-51, which indicates more than one surgical service performed by the same physician during the same surgical procedure; modifier-58, which is applicable to secondary thyroid surgery for malignancy; modifier-59 which indicates a procedure or service not normally done together; and modifier-79 used with debridement codes) our Otolaryngology billing advisory has been able to mitigate undesirable delay and denial of medical bill reimbursements.
MBC Billing and Coding Credentials
Traversing a sequential order – patient enrollment, scheduling, insurance verification, insurance authorizations, scheduling and re-scheduling, coding, billing and reconciling of accounts, collections, and AR collections – our Otolaryngology medical billing advisory has been able to add value in terms of simplicity in submission and retrieval of documents, pre-audit on coding, real-time report generation, and application of suitable modifiers.
Consequent to such Best Practices in Otolaryngology billing management, our clients 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.
With unblemished track-record, and ICD-10 and HIPAA 5010 Version for medical coding and reporting, Medicalbillersandcoders.com – complete with accurate charge-capture, intricate procedure coding, electronic filing of claims, patient billing, multi-tiered appeal process, denial elimination initiatives, and compliance standards – is well-poised to be the prescription for simplification of your revenue cycle, appreciable increase in collection rates, more patient inflow and referrals, and increased avenue for medical research and development.