Inquisitive Questions to Ponder Upon Your Oncology Practice

As with other specialties, oncology Practice to undergoes recurrent technological and process changes. This affects the entire revenue cycle of this clinically focused specialty; be it in the documentation, billing, and coding or filing of claims. Hence, apt coding is mandatory for timely collections/reimbursements in oncology practice. As per the American Society of Clinical Oncology […]


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Top Goals for Physicians to Implement In Their Facility

The changing political trends has affected the way physicians are implementing changes in their functioning at work, be it at clinics or hospitals. Keeping up with the times, is the need of the hour and hence never knowing which way the winds will blow, physicians should initiate certain goals that can help them ride the […]


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Analyze your Current Pathology Billing Process

Providers in various specialties have to face increasing hardships given the healthcare reforms and CMS rules & regulations. The pathology practitioners are today challenged by declining payments, changing payment models and competitive pressures. Pathology practices need to make medical billing and coding more efficient and effective in order to maximize revenues and provide for an […]


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Ways in which Healthcare Analytics are Ensuring Better Patient Satisfaction

Critical patient care has been backed by pushing through the Value based performance payment model along with a few other subsidiary payment models that tie into it. But given the number of footfalls, with the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which has made it mandatory that every American needs to have insurance to avail of healthcare, […]


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The Impact of Financial Incentives on ICD-10 Debate

ICD stands for International Classification of Diseases and its codes hold important information with respect to managing health and treating conditions. The healthcare system in USA relies on a set of codes known as ICD-9 to document diagnosis and in patient procedures. These codes were introduced in the late 1970’s and will be replaced soon […]


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How Streamlined Medical Billing Helps Deal with Pay-for-Performance Challenges

Due to variations in health plans, physician performance and rise in healthcare costs, a significant number of practices in the US are implementing pay-for-performance incentive program. P4P started in the private sector but due to growing popularity it crossed over to the public sector as well. Browse All: Medical Billing Services As a tool to […]


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Will fee-for-Value Billing Model Lead to Employee Attrition in Healthcare?

Fee-for-Value or Pay-for-performance billing models are making waves in healthcare industry and care providers are finding it increasingly difficult to adapt to the changes brought on by them. Most importantly, this change in billing model is accentuating pressure on current workforce and healthcare attrition has seen an all-time high over the past few years. Why […]


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Chiropractic revenue model facing billing changes in 2013

Chiropractic as an alternate field of medicine has always suffered the problems of effective billing and revenue management due to lack of priority given to it as a non primary care practice. However, with recent healthcare reforms bringing change in the way Chiropractic is seen in medical circles, an over hauling of revenue models of […]


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Utilizing the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Accurately to Increase Revenue

The Physician Fee Schedule contains valuable information regarding reimbursement and coding for Medicare patients. The Schedule was implemented in January 1992 before which service charges revolved around reasonable and prevailing charges. After the implementation of the schedule, the basis of charging for the services has shifted towards the resource costs that are incurred in providing […]


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New Payment Models Transform the Role of Medical Billing

From a long period of time, the healthcare industry has followed the traditional model of payment for claims settlement – fee-for-service model – where specified amount has to be paid for the healthcare service. Recently, the health insurance companies are adopting to new payment models, and they have actively begun considering and testing the new […]


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