Tag Archives: Family Practice Medical Billing

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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Is Your Family Practice billing team Trained for Handling New Coding Challenges

Family practices lose approximately 10-20% of revenue every year due to coding errors. Due to this, it becomes important to have a team of certified, well-trained coders who are capable of handling coding complexities and collecting revenue from different insurance … 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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Necessity of Experience and Expertise in Family Practice medical Billing

Family practice has traditionally ailed from under revenue collection for various factors related to billing and coding, like modifier omission, lack or inadequacy of supporting documentation, underscoring and claim submission. These may look like minor errors but their impact on … Continue reading

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Family Practices Handle New Updates and Coding Changes in 2013 with Efficient Medical Billing

Efficient medical billing practices can strengthen the financial backbone of a family practice and allow family practitioners to focus on the service aspect of their practice. However, in a constantly evolving healthcare industry the need to Update Medical Billing at … Continue reading

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Challenges Push Family Practitioners to Partner with Medical Billing Specialists to Improve Revenue

Despite the delay in implementation of 26.5 percent cut in Medicare family practitioners payment, AAFP continues to call on Congress for a repeal of the sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula. This is understandable because the deferment means a temporal relief … Continue reading

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Family Physicians: Medical Billing Challenges in Family Practice

Medical Billing Challenges in Family Practice Family Medicine forms a crucial point of entry in the health care system, and the need as well as the shortage of family physicians in the United States is becoming a growing concern. Other … Continue reading

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