Rehab Billing Services Washington, WA
Components & challenges of Rehab Billing:
Although rehab is among the most commonly used line of care in the US, there is no separate insurance plan available for rehab billing which makes way for several ambiguities and challenges both for care providers and patients.
Not being covered by any exclusive insurance plan, rehab billing forms a part of an insurance plan and one that insurance providers prefer to be a little vague about concerning the amount of coverage the insured is entitled to for rehab treatment. What further adds to uncertainty about coverage is that states are not very specific about how much coverage is compulsory for insurance providers to give drug detox.
Partial coverage and ambiguity of insurance plans on rehab treatment – together leave care seekers as well as providers confounded, perhaps setting them up to start the process of preparing insurance claims for rehab treatments on a wrong note, which means inaccurately identifying the coverage of a patient eventually leading to waste of the time spent on preparing such claims and mounting account receivables.
However, even after entitlement or coverage has been identified accurately, a care provider post identification (accurate or otherwise) needs to follow a series of procedural activities, including documenting and applying appropriate codes, where a single miss-step can again revive the specter of eventual claim rejection.
Many providers in Washington are exploring various options of optimizing their billing and medical billing process by hiring specialists locally. These physicians expect their specialists to handle their medical billing and be involved with any day to day operations.
They can help you streamline your medical billing process by customizing the services which will ultimately decrease your efforts and increase your productivity. These certified Medical Billing Specialists are located in major cities like Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver and Bellevue and provide services such as:
Timely submission of electronic claims
Posting EOB and verifying ERA postings
Preparation of patient statement
Accounts receivable management
Handling Billing and reimbursement inquiries
Verifying Benefits of patients
With a claim partially paid or rejected, it is important that the explanation of partial payment or rejection is looked into and understood by billing experts.
Our Washington billers can take care of that. They would track and deal with even the last dollar on your behalf. Some of these billers specialize in writing appeals and reversing denials.
They also understand the efforts taken up by the state legislators to reduce and detect fraud and insurance abuse. They strive to provide the best medical billing and coding practices and conform to the Department of Social and Health Services.
Take the time to evaluate the best resource in the industry as this one time investment will ensure you a life time of trouble free medical billing in Washington.
Our Billers in the state of Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington 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.
Outsourcing to MBC:
MBC’s billers and coders combine the knowledge of insurance procedures with medical intricacies to provide care providers with an end-to-end solution for insurance billing and coding, starting from accurate identification of coverage through preparation and submission to post submission follow-ups to ensure timely payments.
The rehab billing process involves some amount of interaction with the patient to acquire medical facts and our billers and coders are skilled in handling interactions with distressed patients with the sensitivity and care they require.
Additionally, to keep up with industry trends and changes in regulations, MBC’s billers and coders not only keenly follow such parts of the industry as they are individually responsible for but also acquire training and certifications to constantly update and examine their skills and awareness of the industry.
Our billing and coding services are available in two flexible service models so that you can choose the exact model that works for the size and nature of your rehab centre. Since rehab centers are generally big set ups, you may already have an in-house billing and coding team which could do with some streamlining of processes they are following, some software applications that are in sync with their work environment and help them transact data with greater efficiency and ease, and some cross-competency training so that one member going on leave doesn’t cause downtime with another member stepping in to keep the process going. We will be able to such streamline your revenue management process through our Revenue Management Cycle (RCM) consulting services which involve a thorough study to stop areas of revenue leakage, assess efficiency of software applications in use and identify needs for training.
Whereas our outsourced billing and coding services enable you to fully ship out your billing and coding responsibilities to us so that you can solely concentrate on healthcare.
MBC, the largest billing and coding consortium in the US, has helped care providers from across the 50 states of the US to improve their finances and boost the quality of care by helping them meet with successful reimbursement of claims and spending more time on healthcare.