Tag Archives for Medical Billers

American Academy of Professional Coders Local Chapter Elected Manny Oliverez of Capture Medical Billing for 2012 President

Manny Oliverez, CEO and Co-founder of Capture Billing has been elected the 2012 President for the Leesburg Virginia Chapter of American Academy of Professional Coders Loundoun County, VA (PRWEB) – Capture Billing & Consulting, Inc., a nationwide medical billing company located in South Riding, Virginia, announces Manny Oliverez as the 2012 President-Elect for the Leesburg Virginia Chapter of American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). AAPC is an organization which provides continuing education and various certifications to coders and medical billers. Continue Reading

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“Welcome to Medicare Visit” aka IPPE aka G0402

Initial Preventative Physical Exam (IPPE) G0402 is Known as the “Welcome to Medicare Visit” to Most Medical Billers What is a Welcome to Medicare visit, and how do you bill for it?  Let’s see if I can help to explain and to point you in the right direction for information. A patient who has just qualified for Medicare Part B is allowed this once-in-a-lifetime benefit within the first 12 months of Medicare eligibility. Medicare calls this exam the Initial Continue Reading

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Award Given for Outstanding Medical Billing Instructor

Chancellors Award for Outstanding Medical Billing Training Capture Billing is proud to announce Katie Jennings, one of experienced trainer, coder and medical biller, as the recipient of the “Chancellors Award for Outstanding Trainer/Instructor at the Virginia Community Colleges for Continuing Education and Work Force Development”. Katie has been teaching medical billing and medical terminology classes at the Northern Virginia Community College for over seven years and has worked here at Capture Billing for three years. Her comprehensive knowledge of medical billing and her ability to Continue Reading

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Capture Billing Employee Receives Award for Medical Billing Outstanding Instructor

Employee at Capture Billing receives the “Chancellors Award for Outstanding Trainer/Instructor at the Virginia Community Colleges for Continuing Education and Workforce Development Chantilly, VA (Vocus) June 29, 2010 – Capture Billing & Consulting, Inc., a nationwide medical billing company located in South Riding, Virginia, is proud to announce Katie Jennings, an employee at Capture, as the recipient of the “Chancellors Award for Outstanding Trainer/Instructor at the Virginia Community Colleges for Continuing Education and Work Force Development”. Katie has been teaching Continue Reading

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Capture Billing Combats Health Insurance Companies That Pay 1 of 5 Claims Wrong

Capture Billing helps physicians and healthcare facilities get paid correctly with proper coding, claims submission and insurance follow-up. Washington, DC (Vocus) June 16, 2010 – The American Medical Association AMA has come out with a report stating that one in five medical claims submitted to health insurance companies are processed inaccurately which leaves physicians and other healthcare providers receiving lower or no reimbursements for services provided. The AMA estimates that up to $15.5 billion in unnecessary administrative costs could be saved Continue Reading

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Capture Medical Billing Teaches CPC Exam Preparation Course

CPC Exam Preparation Classes at Northern Virginia Community College Several of our staff members have gotten together and are teaching a class to prepare medical billers for the 5 1/2 hour Certified Professional Coder (CPC) certification exam from The American Accademy of Professional Coders .  If anyone happens to be in the Washington DC area and would like to take the classes, I have included the course description and contact information at the college for you to sign up. CPC (Certified Continue Reading

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Capture Billing Now Podcasts on iTunes with its Medical Billing Minute

We are excited to have our Medical Billing Minute as a podcast on iTunes.  We are hoping people will be able to access our videos that contain tips on medical billing and practice management.  Through our videos we hope to educate physicians, healthcare mangers and medical billers on various topics that are relevant and help healthcare providers run their medical practices’ efficiently. To to our podcast and have it downloaded automatically to your PC or phone, just Continue Reading

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Medicare Eliminates Consultation Codes for Doctors

Now that Physicians cannot bill Medicare for consultations how will they get paid for patient care? Capture’s medical billing video explains how in easy to understand terms. Washington, DC (Vocus) – December 15, 2009 On January 1, 2010 Medicare will eliminate consultation codes. These codes are what healthcare providers submit to Medicare for reimbursement when a patient is seen for a medical consultation, whether in a provider’s office or hospital setting. Healthcare providers, coders and medical billers will have to Continue Reading

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Capture Billing Poised to Help Physician Offices Implement ICD-10 Coding

Capture Billing & Consulting, an Outsource Medical Billing Company, takes on the burden of complex healthcare regulations and the costs of implementing ICD-10 to keep Medical Practices in compliance. (Washington, D.C.) June 4, 2009 – With the implementation of The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services new greatly expanded ICD-10 code set slated for mandatory compliance by Oct. 1, 2013, Capture Billing & Consulting, Inc. has begun training and establishing systems to help its physician clients with this difficult Continue Reading

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