Monthly Archives: July 2015

5 Benefits of Outsourcing ASC Billing


 Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASCs’) are a very busy place with a constant influx of patients; hence additional administrative tasks can be time consuming. With ASCs’, there may be challenging times when deadlines are short and compliance regulations are stringent, so … Continue reading

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Will ICD-10 Increase Salaries for Medical Coders?


    According to a salary survey conducted by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), medical coders experienced 8.4% average increase in their salaries in 2014. The survey also stated that the salaries of certified medical coders in the US have … Continue reading

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How to Improve Revenue for Orthopedic Billing Services


 There are 28,000 Orthopedic Surgeons practicing across the US, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic  Surgeons Even though Orthopedists earn the most from patient care work ($421,000), as compared to physicians from other specialties (Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2015), yet … Continue reading

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How Medical Billing Services Can Provide Security and Peace Of Mind


 The fundamental responsibility of a physician is to take care of the patient. He has to keep up with the ever changing healthcare industry and make sure that he can provide solutions to the myriad diseases of the visiting patients. … Continue reading

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ICD-10 Checklist for Practices


 Sailing through ICD-10 and keeping afloat seems like a herculean task to most physicians. How are hospitals, clinics and other centers coping with this change? The efforts thus put in must be paid for, and in this case, it means … Continue reading

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4 Reasons Why New York is Short of Primary Care Providers


 The crisis is indeed real. New York is facing a statewide shortage of primary care physicians, and it is nowhere near getting resolved as of now. The Healthcare Association of New York State reports that there are over a thousand … Continue reading

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ICD-10 Codes – Strain and Stress of Sports


 Going through bouts of ailments or experiencing chronic illness, is not an uncommon facet of an athletes’ life. Sports stars like Tim Howards, Pete Sampras, Serena Williams and many more have gone public with their physical problems in order to … Continue reading

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