Month: July 2017

  • DME Billing
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    5 Reasons why your DME facility might not be generating revenue?

    DME facility is majorly dependent on the mandates and regulations set by the 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 the revenue.  Here is the look at some of the negating factors affecting your DME facility Reduced Inflow of patients For any DME facility, one factor that contributes greatly towards the reimbursement generation is a constant flow of patients. Durable Medical Equipment is usually stabilized equipment’s that after the rigors use of it becomes non-essential for the patient or if the patient needs to make continuous use of it will just need maintenance and repairs. The need for collateral tie-ups with physicians recommending their patient for your DME facility can act as a great booster. Furthermore, a DME facility can instill a marketing technique to promote their attractive rates and range of equipment. No future plan- Equipment and Reimbursement Flow DME facility needs to be prepared for the worst in such case of bankruptcy or action against the facility. The need for the future…

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