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Pulmonology Billing Services Missouri, MO

With pulmonology, which earlier used to be an associative branch of medicine, gradually evolving into a dedicated specialty for diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to chest and respiratory system, the onus on physicians too has got bigger. As a result, physicians, who do not want to risk their clinical efficiency, have no alternative but to seek recourse in professional medical billing services for seemingly complex and high-cost patient services.

How can MBC support your billing & coding?

Ideal for varied billing needs, our professional pulmonology medical billing services are built into a sequential set of system of medical billing management, comprising patient enrollment, insurance enrollment, scheduling, insurance verification, insurance authorizations, charge entry, coding, billing and reconciling of accounts, denial management & appeals, and physician credentialing. Additionally, we also support HIPAA-compliant patient privacy reporting on any EMR software of your choice for error-free medical billing, and coding culture that ensures apt coding of diagnostic and treatment procedures.

For more than a decade our medical billers have been providing outstanding medical billing solutions to providers in Missouri. Currently, we have medical billers catering to practices in Jackson, Gulfport, Hattiesburg, Biloxi and Southaven.

Our highly qualified staff of medical billers is experienced in billing and successful collection of your claims. Their in-depth knowledge and expertise allows physicians to concentrate on patient care and market their practice. Some of the services, our billers are specialized in:

  • Charge entry and insurance verification
  • Accurate entry of CPT and ICD-9 patient coding
  • Accurate Payment posting
  • Follow up on primary and secondary claims
  • Collection of all aged account balances
  • Customized month report

Medical billing can be considered to be a complicated service in terms of technicality and ever changing regulations, which make it quite difficult to standardize medical billing processes. To bring about some amount of uniformity in the process of billing and coding, the Coding Standards Committee developed new coding standards which also comprise a pool of designated coding and billing professionals. Our local billers and coders in Missouri have kept been following these changes on a regular basis.

These Billing Specialists in Missouri will be able to help your practice cater to all paper based as well as electronic billing, along with the latest fee schedules and payment criteria of Medicare, Medicaid and all commercial insurance.

Our Billers in the state of Missouri 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 Missouri 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 Missouri 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’s scope of billing & coding services

Our expert billers, who can diligently source the data from your electronic medical recording (EMR) systems, can undertake coding for the whole range of pulmonology medical services such as:

  • 94010 for expiratory spirometry only
  • 94060 for pre and post spirometry
  • 94375 for flow volume loop performed
  • 94150 for slow vital capacity
  • 94375 for flow volume loop performed
  • 94200 for mvv when given alone w/o a standard spirometry
  • 94240 for lung volumes
  • 94720 for diffusion study (dlco)
  • 94070 for multiple challenge tests
  • 94350 for helium equilibration time
  • 95831 for lung mechanics
  • 95070 for administration of challenge agent
  • 94664 for administration of bronchodilator
  • 94260 for thoracic gas volume,
  • 93720 for total body plethysmography

Suitable modifiers are also applied wherever necessary to negate undesirable audit issues, denial or delay by insurance carriers.

Value delivery to physicians & hospitals

Owing to such best practices in pulmonology medical billing management – a compliant electronic medical recording system, coding regimen conforming to CPT, HCPCS procedure and supply codes, and ICD-CM diagnosis codes, and technology interface for billing and coding – our services attract majority of individual physicians, clinics & hospitals. We can successfully negotiate your insurance claims with Medicare, Medicare, and leading private insurance carriers such as United health, Wellpoint, Aetna, Humana, HCSC, Blue Cross Group, etc.

Thus, our medical billing management – which ensures competitive advantage through medical billing report in electronic form, analyzing denied claims and making follow-ups for efficient claim realization, provision of daily, weekly and monthly pulmonary medical billing reports including ICD and CPT code analysis reports, coverage of all leading major health insurance providers, and arranging weekly meeting to discuss clients’ work status – is the prescription for maximizing clients’ collections, lower operating cost, and improving medical efficiency.

Additionally, along with the pre-qualifications for the prevailing system of medical billing management, our pulmonology medical billing specialists are pro-actively equipped to help you make a smooth transition to the ensuing ICD-10 system of coding compliance, and HIPAA 5010 compliant data privacy and security.