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How to master the ICD-10-CM 7th Character?

How to master the ICD-10-CM 7th Character?

With the advancements in medical professions and medical emergency throughout the world with COVID19 infections, a lot of researches have come to light. Let us understand the diagnosis coding for ICD-10-CM. International Classification of Disease ICD stands for International Classification of Disease, a technological innovation that helps to spot health trends, statistics and new diseases

Basics of Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management

Basics of Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management

The noble cause of saving lives and treating patients is the prior most aim of the healthcare providers like doctors, physicians, imaging centers, emergency and intensive care centers, pharmacies, etc. Perfect financial management, tools and techniques to meet inevitable crises and expertise are needed to run and flourish the healthcare industry smoothly. So, the healthcare

Basics of documentation for Mental Health Specialty

Basics of documentation for Mental Health Specialty

Mental health billing documentation has specific responsibilities to perform in order to receive reimbursement from the Medicare program. Medical billers have to ensure that the claims submitted are true and accurate, while justifying the medical record documentation for billed services. Mental health billing documentation is simple terms is the process of recording details about a

Tips to increase collection in Chiropractic Medical Coding and Billing

Tips to increase collection in Chiropractic Medical Coding and Billing

To become successful in chiropractic medical billing and coding practices have a number of elements to look into. This includes a savvy practice management, strong accounts receivables, a well trained staff, and the capability to properly code and document diagnoses. As a well-established chiropractic medical billing and coding company we have compiled our best resources

The Do’s and Don’ts for Urology billing and coding

The Do’s and Don’ts for Urology billing and coding

Urology medical billing and coding is a precise work undertaking which should be handled by a team of professionals. If a urology facility fails to meet required regulations by all the concerned parties, you might face a negative income cycle. If you look at the history of urology medical billing and coding, one can rectify

Cardiology Insurance verification services in Houston

Cardiology Insurance verification services in Houston

If you own or run a cardiology facility in Houston insurance verification service becomes an integral part to your medical billing procedure. And if not done precisely, incorrect details cause cost you delayed and denied claims. Often the healthcare staff forgets to update the information and these directly result in your healthcare facility losing out

Common claims denials and its solutions for your optometry practice

Common claims denials and its solutions for your optometry practice

If your in-house billing team isn’t fulfilling the duties related to claims management or re unable to suffice the billing management you can’t rely on them. However, today with options to outsource and partnering billing agencies, the income cycle of your practice can steadily move and grow. Due to inefficiency and lack of knowledge towards

How ASC (Ambulatory Surgical Center) will reduce healthcare costs?

How ASC (Ambulatory Surgical Center) will reduce healthcare costs?

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) have demonstrated an ability to control costs and save money with improved quality and customer services. ASC’s provide a lower-cost site of care as compared to hospital outpatient departments (HOPDs). There has been a reduction of more than $38 billion per year in the cost of outpatient surgery. Below are a

Improve your Prior Authorization process

Improve your Prior Authorization process

It is one of the most exasperating challenging tasks for physicians to obtain prior authorizations for prescriptions and testing in their services. In the physician’s percept, prior authorizations are nothing but it’s just insurance companies inserting themselves into the care decision-making process, creating problems for both doctors and patients. Physicians say they have to face

Improper payment rate reductions in Medicare Fee-For-Service

Improper payment rate reductions in Medicare Fee-For-Service

If you read the www.paymentaccuracy.gov website on the topic of ‘The Improper Payments and Elimination and Recovery Act of 2010’ it clearly defines an ‘improper payment’ as any reimbursement/payment which was incorrect or was nor made due to incorrect charge entry, contractual, administrative, or any other federal requirements. Calculating the Improper Payment Rate From a

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