Monthly Archives: May 2017

Ambulatory Surgery Centers: A Great Alternative to Hospital Based Surgery. And Cost Effective Too!

Ambulatory surgery centers –ASCs are the health care facilities that offer patients the convenience of having surgeries and procedures performed safely outside the hospital setting. Since their inception which is more than 4 decades, ASCs have revealed a brilliant ability … Continue reading

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5 Tricks in Medical Practice’s to Improve Your Accounts Receivable

Insurance companies are increasingly inventing complex and new set of rules for the medical procedure which has resulted into loads of denials and underpayment.  Doctors and pharmacist are increasingly finding it difficult under the ever-changing federal laws for practice and … Continue reading

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Tips to Successfully Overcome Documentation Issues for Wound Care Procedures

Wound care physicians are frequently astonished at “How tons of documentation in a patient’s healthcare record can result in a precarious situation?” Documentation issues related to wound care billing procedures are many; however, jotting down the right codes with eligible … Continue reading

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How to Use J-Codes to Represent Various Medical Drugs and Services?

Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) is based on Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) developed by Center of Medicare and Medicaid (CMS). Till 1996, HCPCS was optional but after the passage of Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the government … Continue reading

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Why you May Not are Receiving Reimbursement for ASC Medical Billing?

ASC medical billing widely known as Ambulatory Surgery Centre is different from the rest of the billing process. Before you go forward, it’s important to know what ASC is all about. Ambulatory Surgery Centre is a facility which simply specializes … Continue reading

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The True Cost of Medical Billing and Coding Services

Today’s ambiguous economic conditions are presenting healthcare practices across the US with a whole host of challenges. These include complex patient procedures, increased competition, the pressures from altering regulations, and declining reimbursements, all of which negatively affects your bottom line. … Continue reading

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Understanding Medical Coding Modifiers in Orthopedic Specialization

Problems like injuries, congenital deformities or abnormalities and diseases concerning the musculoskeletal system fall under the purview of orthopedic treatments. Regardless of the nature of orthopedic specialization your clinic excels at successful billing practices demand that your medical billing specialist … Continue reading

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