Top Seven Questions to Ask Before You Hire Medical Billing Specialists

You may think that hiring the services of a medical billing specialist will be like adding extra costs to your practice. But actually, hiring the services of a medical billing specialist can be considered as one of the smartest moves on your part in terms expanding your business. Think about the ways you can be […]


Read More.. Top Seven Questions to Ask Before You Hire Medical Billing Specialists

How to Find the Best Medical Billing Specialist in your area

One may ask why practices require medical billing specialists. A crucial reason might be that taking up the services of a medical biller or a coder may lower overhead costs and expenses but definitely will help the physician to collect more revenues. Physicians across all states are constantly facing difficulties in insurance coding and payment […]


Read More.. How to Find the Best Medical Billing Specialist in your area

Effective Patient Care versus Revenue Cycle Management: Physicians Perform a Balancing Act

Physicians in the U.S., despite ranking high for their medical competence, have never been able to fully realize and optimize their medical bill reimbursements owing to an increasingly complex health insurance system that has been constantly evolving, and characterized by: HIPAA Compliant Medical Reporting Stringent Billing and Coding Regimen Technological Interface for Electronic Billing and […]


Read More.. Effective Patient Care versus Revenue Cycle Management: Physicians Perform a Balancing Act

The Top 5 States for Physicians to Practice Medicine

The best states in the US for practicing medicine can be determined by taking a holistic view of the state of health care in that particular area and comparing it with other places. Some states are surprisingly physician-friendly while some may not be very suitable for physicians in certain specialties. The ranking can be based […]


Read More.. The Top 5 States for Physicians to Practice Medicine

Negotiating Payer Contracts for Physicians

The importance of negotiating or renegotiating payer contracts has drastically grown after the recent health care reforms. This is because insurance companies are being reined in by the government and may see a decline in profits. This presents a good opportunity for payer contracts to become a source of income more for the insurance companies […]


Read More.. Negotiating Payer Contracts for Physicians

Upgrading to HIPAA Version 5010

Adhering to the HIPAA 4010 compliance has been a long-standing ordeal for medical billing and coding professionals and now, on January 1, 2012, the electronic healthcare transactions standards change from version 4010/4010A to version 5010 will definitely need a closer look at the compliance guidelines. The healthcare industry and professionals need to thoroughly acquaint themselves […]


Read More.. Upgrading to HIPAA Version 5010

Rural Healthcare Becoming a Lucrative Business

Recently, Texas has lifted a ban on prohibiting rural hospitals from employing physicians in order to solve the problem of shortages of doctors and health care providers in states such as Texas and California. However, it remains to be seen whether the recent healthcare reform would have some positive impact on the remuneration of physicians […]


Read More.. Rural Healthcare Becoming a Lucrative Business