Occupational Health Billing Services Tennessee, TN
Why do you require medical billing and coding support?
Occupational health providers – because of the inherent nature of their field – have to imbibe knowledge from other related areas such as occupational medicine, occupational (or industrial) hygiene, public health, safety engineering, chemistry, health physics, industrial/organizational psychology, and health psychology. The extent of collaboration with relative disciplines could leave you with little time to concentrate on medical billing. As a result, there could be below par realization, denial, or denial of claims from health insurance payors.
Our medical billing service – complete with accurate charge-capture, intricate procedure coding, electronic filing of claims, patient billing, multi-tiered appeal process, denial elimination initiatives, and compliance standards – can help you mitigate such undesirable medical billing issues through:
Simplification of revenue cycle management
Appreciable increase in collection rates
Enhanced patient inflow and referrals
Increased avenue for medical research and development
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.
MBC’s expert billing professionals
It takes expertise to address occupational health billing challenges, and MBC’s medical billers are exceptionally talented with the following credentials:
Certified by American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC): Our Primary Care Medical Billing Specialists are certified by the authority on Medical Billing and Coding, American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC). Therefore, they always carry the stamp of authorization.
Application of Advanced Technology Interface comprising the use of latest medical billing softwares such as Lytec, Medic, Misys, Medisoft, NextGen, IDX, etc., and the use of latest coding softwares such as EncoderPro, FLashcode and CodeLink for coding diverse medical services administered by physicians
Proficiency in applying standard CPT, HCPCS procedure and supply codes, and ICD-CM diagnosis coding as per CMS guidelines and HIPAA compliant medical reporting
Possessing a successful track-record of processing medical bills with the leading private insurance carriers such as United health, Wellpoint, Aetna, Humana, HCSC, Blue Cross Group, and public health insurance schemes: Medicare and Medicaid
Comprehensive billing services
Our occupational health billers–with such all-round capabilities–can be expected to accomplish inclusive billing of various occupational health therapies for work-related mechanical hazards, physical hazards, biological hazards, chemical hazards, musculoskeletal disorders, and more importantly psychosocial issues that include work-related stress, whose causal factors include excessive working time and overwork; violence from outside the organization; bullying, which may include emotional and verbal abuse; sexual harassment; mobbing; burnout; exposure to unhealthy elements during meetings with business associates, e.g. tobacco, uncontrolled alcohol, etc.
Value delivery to physicians
While you strive to maintain and foster safety, health and welfare of people engaged in work or employment, we are committed to look after and relieve you of non-core and intricate billing issues. As a result, you would be able to concentrate on your core business of patient care and comply with the standards of occupational health care quality. And, on the operational side, you can expect considerable appreciation in revenues from unhindered reimbursements. It is noteworthy that practitioners who chose to avail our expert billing services have had remarkable success in enhancing their clinical efficiency and practice revenues.