A professional DME facilities and billing workflow ensures to have increase revenue. With errors and mistakes in your DME billing, the process for claims management is hindered and thereby the Accounts Receivable (AR) collections have a deep impact overall reducing the healthy cash inflows. So what are the best practices to optimize your AR […]

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  As per industry research, thousands of dollars are lost in mishandling and unpaid claims in numerous fields of healthcare, including Durable Medical Equipment (DME). Added to this is the multifaceted billing and coding procedures, and the claim requirements of Medicare, Medicaid and other private insurance companies. To ensure accurate reimbursements and timely revenues, it […]

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  Going outsource from your local demographics to attain higher return on investment is the latest trend engulfing healthcare units, clinics, hospitals and outpatient facilities in the U.S. Partnering medical billing agencies help Physicians to effectively survive and make an impact in tough economic clout, as they are specialists in resolving delayed payment issues, lagging […]

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The Durable Medical Equipment (DME) industry is one of the most complex and continually evolving enterprises. While, there are some facilities which have a dedicated in-house accounts department, but most of DME practices today favor to outsource their billing, coding and revenue requirements to professional medical billers and coders. Getting all your charge entries streamlined […]

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DME facility is majorly dependent on the mandates and regulations set by federal government.  The recent news of DME facilities overlooking the patient safety and the reselling Home Medical Equipment (HME) has pushed the states to look for the law to curb irregular treatment of patients. This has further complicated the compliance issues driving down […]

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Medicare helps pay for specific medical equipment that you may need for your medical practice. However, Medicare rules for coverage are strict and can be confusing. Durable Medical Equipment (DME) widely known as DME is reusable medical equipment, such as walkers, wheelchairs, or crutches. If you have Medicare Part B, Medicare covers certain medically necessary […]

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DME – Durable Medical Equipment is normally used for people with certain medical requirements and which could be for repeated use too. Moreover, DME can also be used at different times and could be just rented out for specific periods or for long term usage or for on a permanent basis. The complexities are many […]

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It is a well-known fact that DME billing can be nerve racking, given the changing regulations and rules not just by federal agencies but also payers. Moreover, the DME categorization and its usage given “medical necessity” and the pre-authorization and authorization requirements can be tedious and time consuming to incorporate when dealing with documentation. Hence, […]

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DME billing is not very straightforward, and when healthcare providers integrate it to increase their revenues, the complexities increase. Medicare is known to lose more money to wasteful spending than any other program government wide, with more than $60 billion in erroneous billing each year The most common errors with DME billing that can trip […]

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Rejection and denials in DME billing impact reimbursement and cash-flows disrupting the Revenue Cycle Management process. Added to the denials, increased regulatory scrutiny is pushing most DME services to revamp their operations to streamline processes and enhance profitability too. However, the need to question and analyze the reason why denials and rejections take place is […]

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