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Steps to Follow to Get Reimbursement for Your Practice

Denied insurance claims—the healthcare revenue negating claims. The common occurrence of such denials is too unfortunate for the current scenario of the healthcare and medical billing service. According to medical insurance experts “In most of the cases, the claims get … Continue reading

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Coding Rules for Modifiers 32 and 33 with CPT Codes in Medical Billing and Coding

There are a couple of modifiers in medical coding that are very rarely used. Two such modifiers are 32 and 33. These modifiers can only be used when there is appropriate documentation supporting the case. Here are some pointers on … Continue reading

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How can Physicians Use Mobile Devices to Boost Patient Care?

Smartphones have become an integral part of day to day life. As they say nowadays, “there is an app for everything”; it is true indeed. Nowadays there is an application for things ranging from reminders to calorie check to which … Continue reading

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Timely Filing – The New Jugular Vein in Medical Billing

Claims filing differs in case of different insurance carriers. Each insurance carrier has a time frame to adhere to. It can be as less as 30 days or as long as two years. If this time limit is not maintained, … Continue reading

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How to Catch Common Medical Billing Errors?

Miscommunication between the healthcare providers and coding professionals is one of the major reasons behind improper medical billing. The billing system in US has turned complex due to its Affordable Care Act (ACA). With more Americans heading towards insurance coverage … Continue reading

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How can Streamlined Cardiology Billing Change your Decision to Sell your Private Practice?

Uncertainty over healthcare reforms, rising costs and failing payer reimbursement are some of the factors due to which cardiologists are selling their private practice to hospitals. According to the US Physician and Payer Forum report of 2013, approximately 18% of … Continue reading

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