Podiatry Billing Services Tennessee, TN
Having voluminous business operations, the MBC Podiatry medical billing management is tailor-made for physicians looking at cost-effective and revenue-maximizing medical billing, coding, submission, and realization solutions. Despite the intense focus required to serve a multitude of clients, our billing specialists – who are integral part of our medical billing consortium in US – rarely return below-par performance.
MBC billing expertise
Certified by the American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC), proficient in using advanced medical billing coding software, expert at applying standard CPT, HCPCS procedure and supply codes, and ICD-CM diagnosis coding as per CMS guidelines and HIPAA compliant medical coding are fundamentally responsible for optimum medical billing management services to Podiatry physicians.
Did you know?
CPT code 11721(Covered Nail Debridement 6 or more) requires Q8 modifier (for routine checkup) with systemic conditions which is medically necessary to be reimbursed by Medicare but only six times in a year.
Podiatry modifiers include T1 to T9 modifiers (Toe modifiers) except for CPT code 97598, 11720 and 11721, in which case use of this modifier will result in denials
HCPCS code J3301, J1100 (injection procedures) are used frequently in Podiatry Billing also providing significant amount of revenue to providers
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.
Consequently, majority of physicians are able to transfer non-core and exhaustive medical billing management, and intensify their focus on delivering efficient medical care to their patients. Therefore, it is no wonder that, as a result of outsourcing medical billing solutions from us, physicians are able to bring in an enhanced degree of efficiency in diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, and lower leg. You can match your requirements with the skills and experience of our expert Podiatry medical billers in your area.
Medical billing across multiple disciplines
Extending their scope of Podiatry medical billing management to diverse disciplines, our medical billing professionals are able to reach out with billing, coding, submission, and realization of medical bills for
Reconstructive rear-foot and ankle surgery
Diabetic limb salvage and wound care service
Forensic podiatry services
Enabling accurate and precise medical billing
Our Podiatry billing specialists follow a compliant CPT coding regimen in applying accurate codes for complex services such as:
76881 for ultrasound, extremity, nonvascular, real-time with image documentation;
76882 for limited ultrasound, extremity, non-vascular, real time with image documentation;
93922 for non-invasive physiologic studies of upper or lower extremity arteries, single level, bilateral;
93926 for duplex scan of lower extremity arteries or arterial bypass grafts;
20552 for injections(s), single to multiple trigger point(s) one or two muscle(s);
20553 for injections(s), single to multiple trigger point(s) three or more muscle(s);
20605 for arthrocentesis, aspiration and/or injections;
20610 for arthrocentesis, aspiration and/or injection
Apart from handling the coding for above services, our experts also infuse suitable modifiers to mitigate undesirable audit checks, delay, denial, and resubmission of medical claims with insurance carriers.
Pro-active billing management
Consequent to such best practices in Podiatry billing management, physicians 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.
We are proactively geared up for the ensuing challenges and opportunities from the mandatory ICD-10 and HIPAA 5010 coding and reporting compliance. Thus, complete with accurate charge-capture, intricate procedure coding, electronic filing of claims, patient billing, multi-tiered appeal process, denial elimination initiatives, and compliance standards, physicians can expect to remain positive about their reimbursements.
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