Internal Medicine Billing Services Tennessee, TN
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 Tennessee medical billers and coders have been helping local healthcare professional in and around the state for many years now. They all seem to have collected their knowledge with years of practice of dealing with local payers.
They work towards eliminating your outstanding accounts receivables and make your reimbursement process seamless. They have been catering to major Tennessee cities like Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Clarkesville and are willing to travel to your clinic anywhere in Tennessee.
These proficient billers provide customized services to meet the requirement of your practices. Some of the services our professional medical billers can help you with:
Accurate and prompt verification of benefits
Complete charge entry for claims
Posting Payment regularly
Electronic Claims transmitted through carriers or clearing house
Thorough audit before transmitting claims
Over the last few years gross charges denied have grown to 18%, based on estimation for US healthcare providers. This has made the physicians from Tennessee worry about denial ratio.
Consulting professionals or expert medical billers and coders to understand the major reasons for denials works well with busy physicians. Our Billers can consult with you for your accounts receivables and insurance follow-up by being an extension for your practice. Moreover they are also proficient in medical terminology, disease processes, anatomy and physiology, life cycle of an insurance claim, health care settings, health care payers, procedure and diagnosis coding from medical records, reimbursement systems, surgical procedures, facility billing, and medical practice management systems.
Value Our Tennessee Billers Bring:
Our medical billers and coders are experienced in insurance collections which can be a tedious job for someone who lacks experience in this area. They also understand how critical timely insurance collections are for the physician as well as the patient. By using EMR that is efficient our medical billers and coders are quick in patient statement processing which can be an increasing burden due to the rising demand for medical services. Our medical coders and billers at medicalbillersandcoders.com also have solid relationships with key insurance companies across the nation and state so that any delays or errors can be avoided when dealing with insurance matters such as claims denial and in revenue cycle management.
Billing and coding services provided by our billers and coders are a mix of specialized professionals with wide ranging skills such as insurance collections, patient statements processing, claims management, fee schedules evaluation, and the ability to establish effective relationships with patients and insurance companies and expertise with patient accounting software. With in-depth knowledge of the medical billing and coding and compliance of HIPAA guidelines, it would become easier for you to ensure that revenue and quality of patient services is not affected due to errors in medical coding and billing.
Their skills with Insurance eligibility verification and account receivables follow up, is the main reason for many Tennessee clinics to experience a growth of 20% in revenues with their Medical billing services.
Our Specialties :
Our billers and coders are specialized in various areas such as Optometry, Family Practice, chiropractic, OB Gyn, Physical Therapy, oncology, Pediatrics, urology, and Hospitalist Billing. All the medical billers and coders at medicalbillersandcoders.com are familiar with ICD9 and CPT Coding which make them preferable choices for physicians. Many of our medical billers and coders provide value added services to offer through specialized services like evaluating fee schedules, helping you prepare online super bills and diagnosing major reasons for denials.
Our Software Experience :
With the implementation of efficient EMR software our medical billers and coders ensure a paperless, time saving, and efficient medical billing system. The EMR software which they are already trained on include Medisoft, Misys Tiger, Eclinicalworks,Advance MD, GE Centricity, and Altapoint. Using these software would not only save time but also assist you in handling the increase in demand for your services as a health care provider. The Practice Management software that we provide in addition to the value added services mentioned above ensures that physicians in Tennessee are able to keep up with the healthcare IT sector reforms and improvements.
Problems Tennessee Physicians Face :
Physician shortage is a huge problem in Tennessee and increasing number of patients in the near future would mean requirement of experienced and skilled medical billers and coders. Moreover, lesser claim denials may be expected due to the health reform which makes it imperative that you have a flawless and professional team of medical billers and coders. Our expert medical billers and coders ensure quality revenue cycle management service across almost all the counties and cities in Tennessee and not just big cities such as Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Clarkesville.
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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