Why are 60% of providers surveyed replacing their current EHR system – up a whopping 59% since 2014?
If your medical practice is struggling to maximize billing efficiency, it’s possible your billing software is partially to blame. If so, you’re not alone. Based on a new report, an increasing number of practices are searching for a ideal billing system.
Electronic Health Records EHR software reviews tells what systems doctors are using and would recommend it to a colleague. Learn the pros and cons from a clinical user’s standpoint.
VIDEO – We get a lot of questions asking should if a medical practice should charge a no show fee when a patient doesn’t show up for their scheduled appointment? Well the answer to that is a resounding . . . .
Want to see how to hire great medical office and billing staff? This post will tell you how and give you hiring tips for finding just the right person. Plus 3 key characteristics to lo for when hiring awesome people.
If your medical practice has made any computer purchases within the past 12 years, you might currently be violating HIPAA and not even realize it. On April 8, 2014 Microsoft ended ongoing support for Windows XP, their popular 12-year old operating system. Security patches will no longer be written. See what this means if your healthcare facility is using outdated software, like XP?
5 Tips to Improve Medical Billing Guest post by Erin Palmer, US News University Directory In this challenging economy, families still need medical care but may not have the means to pay for it when the bill comes due. This can prove challenging for medical billing agencies. In such a climate, medical billing services need to increase their effectiveness and efficiency in order to get the best results for their physician and medical facility clients. Consider these tips to improve Continue Reading
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
Tips on How to Run Your Medical Front Desk Effectively The front desk is a very important facet of your medical practice, and a friendly and efficient front desk staff leaves a positive impact on your patients. Medical receptionists are the first and last impression a patient has of your practice and can make a huge difference in patient retention rate and new patient referrals. Do make sure your medical office staff greets each patient in a timely manner. Although Continue Reading
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