Category Archives: Family Practice Billing

5 Common Mistakes Physicians Commit with their Family Practice Billing

The family practice medical service is all encompassing and involves more than one field of medicine. Ideally, medical billers who work for family practice need to have extensive knowledge of diagnosis and procedure codes commonly used by the physician. This … Continue reading

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5 Tips about Family Practice to Improve Revenue Instantly

Family physicians are constantly under stress given the multiple demands they need to cater to. Today’s competition and market pressure on medical practices make efficiency that much more important for doctors to sustain and stay abreast with their contemporaries. Improving … Continue reading

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Medical Coding and Billing Changes for Family Practice in 2015

The CPT 2015 will have approximately 550 new, revised or deleted codes. It will also include revised guidelines and terminologies. These changes will affect the family medicine physicians, cardiologists, radiologists and internal medicine practitioners too. Similar to the other medical … Continue reading

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Sail Through Family Practice Billing with an Experienced Billing Team

Family practices across the US have been facing difficulties in revenue collection due to challenges related to medical billing and coding. Modifier omission, untimely claim submission, underscoring and inaccurate documentation may seem like minor errors; but they eventually have a … Continue reading

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Avoid These Common Coding Mistakes in Your Family Practice with a Medical Billing Partner

Operating costs was listed as the top concern for medical practices in 2013; however, billing and payment hurdles also kept physicians on their toes. Family practitioners also raced in order to keep up with changes in CPT codes that proved … Continue reading

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Protect Your Family Practice from Dipping Medicare Rates through FP Billing Services

Approximately 22% patients in a typical family medicine practice are Medicare beneficiaries. Due to this, a 10.6% cut in Medicare fees translates into a reduction of approximately 2.3% in practice income for family physicians. This is a significant reduction if … Continue reading

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Value of Outsourcing Family Practice Billing Amidst Changes to Medicare Rates

Medicare rates are expected to dip by 25 – 30% in the months to come. Casual healthcare observers may think family practices will be affected only financially by this. But the fact is Family Practices are contending (or will) with … Continue reading

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