Payers don’t accept eted CPT® codes, so your claims can’t succeed if your medical procedure codes are out of date. But do you know how often you need to update your CPT® code set? It may be often than you think. Here are some pointers to keep in mind to give your claims their best chance at accurate payment.
Insurance claim denials and rejections are one of the biggest obstacles affecting healthcare reimbursements. Too often the terms “claim rejection” and “claim denial” are used interchangeably in the billing world.
Query! Query! Query! Who are these people and what do they want from me? Whether you are a physician who practices medicine in the inpatient or outpatient setting, you have probably been hunted down by a medical biller, coder or clinical documentation improvement specialist. This group of “hunters and gatherers” are quite astute and tenacious and their weapon of choice is the QUERY! They know their stuff and can sniff out any area in the chart that needs Continue Reading
We have put together 5 resources for billing the influenza vaccine to Medicare and commercial insurance including reimbursement rates for 2016-2017.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released new billing requirements for chronic care management services. CMS initiated these latest billing changes in order to improve payment accuracy for CCM services as well as reduce the administrative burden for providers.
There are critical components to the Chronic Care Management patient agreement that you must include to comply with Medicare’s guiines for reimbursement.
List of 6 Chronic Care Management Software companies that can help you with your practice’s CCM program
Check out this short video NueMD and Capture Billing made explaining what ICD-10 code to use when billing the influenza vaccine. Plus you will learn that the ICD-10 code can be used with all other vaccines.
A quick list of the 7 key ways telemedicine can help drive up your practice revenue.
Although telemedicine services were once considered a passing trend, the demand is now growing exponentially. Medical practices are starting to begin to implement telemedicine for their patients. Here are 5 tips to ensure you maximize telemedicine billing in your practice.