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Ambulatory Surgical Centers Billing Services Massachusetts, MA

Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASCs) play a vital role in providing same day surgical care; however, the changing landscape of the US healthcare industry has cropped up various challenges for this industry. These centers are not only struggling with fluctuating reimbursement rates but physicians’ shift towards hospital employment and pressure to provide cost-effective care has also increased their woes. The number of ASC facilities in the US has remained static for the last few years as many such centers are closing down or merging with hospitals due to revenue issues.

ASC Key Statistics

  • According to RemitDATA, denials are causing financial pressure on ASCs with New York being the top state with highest denial rates (37%) for such surgery centers. Georgia comes second (27%) and Kentucky is on the third spot (22%)
  • According to HealthCare Appraisers 2013 ASC Valuation Survey, during 2012-2013, around 54% ASC management companies witnessed an increase in acquisition activities
  • According to a Provista Report of ASC Survey Findings, reimbursement is the biggest challenge faced by ambulatory surgical centers

Massachusetts, the state with one of the highest taxes is considered one of the most affluent states, but the cost of healthcare is considered as one of the basics and physicians across the state are trying to reduce healthcare costs. Experts working on your reimbursement make sure you have better collections.

Since the last 10 years our medical billers and have been providing medical billing and coding as well as accounts receivables follow up and practice management service to Massachusetts physicians.

Certified medical billing and coding professionals who have an extensive experience in all specialties, are available in all cities such as Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell and Cambridge. They have shown skills for lowest claim denials and fastest reimbursement. Some of the services which our medical billers are proficient in are;

  • Electronic claims submission
  • Tracking of claims
  • Patient statements
  • Payment posting
  • Customized monthly report

Our medical billers and coders look into the complex requirements of medical billing and help physicians to maintain their cash flows. They are experts in reducing overhead costs in terms of medical and other specialties.

Our Billers in the state of Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts 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.

It has become important for ACSs to meet the competition from hospitals that are equipped with the latest tools and systems for quality care provision. They are under pressure to meet patient and physician demands, while struggling with financial and administrative challenges on a day-to-day basis.

Our expert team of coders and billers have been assisting ASCs across all 50 states in the US survive challenges brought in by healthcare reforms. With our 15+ years of experience in the medical billing domain, we have helped such centers combat top five challenges:

  • Getting maximum payment from insurance companies
  • EMR Implementation
  • Compliance with Healthcare Reforms
  • Accounts Receivable Recovery
  • Denial Management

Our billing professionals not only specialize in ASC coding and billing but also incorporate the knowledge throughout the process for offering end-to-end solutions. They are adept at handling the following services for ambulatory surgical centers:

  • Tracking deductibles, co-payments and fee schedules
  • Error-free coding and code audit checks
  • Generation of patient statements
  • Reducing denials through effective denial management solutions
  • Offering custom reports to helps ASCs identify reasons 

With our proven ASC medical billing services, many surgical centers across the country have overcome denials and underpayments. From error-free claims submission and rigorous follow-ups to denial management, appeals and compliance to HIPAA and other reforms, our billing professionals offer comprehensive solutions. Our coders are updated with the latest changes in ASC coding and make use of the latest software to deliver quality solutions.

Why is MBC the Best Choice for ASC Billing?

We take pride in our team of billing experts who are well-versed in revenue challenges concerning ASCs. Our expertise in ASC billing helps us deliver top quality services in the industry. We have ASC -specialized coders with certification from the AAPC (American Association of Professional Coders) who ensure error-free application of codes for maximum revenue. Our company has well-trained AR callers who work vigorously to procure maximum payments from insurance companies. Our 24/7 best-in-class customer services helps us ensure high standards of client satisfaction.

Helping ASCs Save More and Spend Less

ASCs avail our end-to-end billing and RCM solutions to ensure a steady flow of income, streamline revenue cycle and enhanced workflow. Our team of billing experts brings them maximum revenue for rendered services, enabling them to invest in latest equipment, tools and systems for procedures such as endoscopy. MBC’s comprehensive billing and coding solutions help such centers reduce the impact of ageing population on the demand for surgical procedures.

We understand the importance of ASCs in mitigating the impact of aging population on shortage of surgery workforce. By maximizing revenue and minimizing claim Denials, we help ASCs retain their autonomy and keep working they way they must.