Category Archives for Medical Billing Articles

Save Space, Time and Money: Outsource Medical Record Scanning

Scanning medical records makes retrieval fast and easy for medical staff WASHINGTON, DC – A major problem in the physicians’ office is storage of medical records. These medical records run the gambit from medical billing records such as EOBs, encounter forms, patient registration forms and insurance cards to full thick medical charts. Boxes and piles of these old documents usually fill closets, are under or next to desks, or stacked high in the hall just getting in the way. They can’t Continue Reading

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Practical Ways to Get Your Insurance Payments Faster

Do you have too many insurance claims over 120 days? Last month we asked the question, How is your medical billing department doing? Are they collecting the money due you? We showed you that the best way to determine this was by the use of accounts receivable reports from you practice management computer system. The key figure we focused on was the percentage of claims over 120 days. We asked you to compare your figure to that of the national Continue Reading

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How Is Your Medical Billing Department Doing?

How Is Your In-House Medical Billing Department Doing? Do you know how your medical billing department is doing? Most physicians would say “ay.” But how can you be sure? The only way is to receive insurance aging reports on a monthly basis from your billing department.  These reports will show you how long it’s taking for your claims to be paid—30, 60, 90, 120, or days. But are the reports you are getting accurate? Are you even getting reports? Continue Reading

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