Claim Denial Minimization for Independent Physicians

Claim Denial Minimization for Independent Physicians

Nothing is more critical to revenue cycle profitability than to have highly efficient accounts receivable and claim denial management processes in place. It is these revenue cycle processes that determine the difference between financial stability and merely...
Five Reasons Providers Should Obtain a Medical Billing Outsourced Partner

Five Reasons Providers Should Obtain a Medical Billing Outsourced Partner

Now is not a time to say “no” to creative ideas such as contracting a medical billing outsourced partner. There is a learning curve to be surmounted when beginning to bill for any specialty. Ever-changing payor rules and mandates, specialty coding, and billing...

Revised and Clarified POS Code (Place of Service) Instructions Reminder

Last October we reminded you of the Place of Service change that was delayed until April 1, 2013.  In addition to establishing a national policy for the correct assignment of POS codes, the new instructions are provided for the interpretation or Professional Component...

Minimizing Denials Delivers Future Growth

After 15 years as part of an independent hospitalist group in Milwaukee, WI, Dr. Alok Goyal  and Dr. Pandey Krishna were in transition. They ended their contract with St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center and formed Milwaukee Internal Medicine Associates (MIMA)...