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Remote Patient Monitoring Updates for Physicians

Remote Patient Monitoring Opportunities for Physicians

Increased adoption and importance of Remote patient monitoring (RPM) during the coronavirus crisis in physician’s community. In short RPM is use a digital technology to capture and monitor patient’s health data electronically. This transmit the patient information to their providers for assessment, instruction and recommendation. RPM used to store wide range of patient data, including […]

Ambulance Transportation Billing: Definitions

Ambulance Transportation Billing: Definitions

Ambulance transportation is a billable event. All insurance companies including Medicare and Medicaid both pay for Ambulance transportation service. Billing and coding for ambulance services is complex because of the unique and comprehensive modifiers. There are various modes of transport includes ground, water, emergency air ambulances. Medisys Data has certified ambulance transportation billers and coders. […]

General Surgery Medical Billing and its Challenges

General Surgery Medical Billing and its Challenges

General surgery comprises a large number of surgical procedures – from kidney surgery, pancreas, thoracic and abdominal surgery, liver transplantation, gastrointestinal (GI) tract surgery, to elective surgery and breast surgery. General surgery itself is a complex and a vast territory of health care that includes numerous sub-specialties, and related billing for each specialty may be […]

Coding Updates for General Surgery

Coding Updates for General Surgery

Multiple changes in the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding expected to impose in 2020. Following are the coding updates, which are applicable to general surgery and similar specialties for the year 2020. Coding Updates for General Surgery General Surgery New Graft Codes The code 20929, Tissue grafts, other (e.g. fat, dermis, paratenon) has been misvalued, […]

Tips for Handling Cardiology Billing and Coding

Tips for Handling Cardiology Billing and Coding

In medical practices documentation, billing, coding, compliance, and auditing have become buzzwords after ICD-10. Cardiology billing and coding is one of the most complex billing and coding procedures for billing experts and physicians. It comes with numerous process rules, continuous changing of codes, and contractual adjustments. Some of the challenging factors occurred while coding and […]

Covid-19 is creating unique healthcare revenue cycle challenges around billing and coding

Covid-19 is creating unique healthcare revenue cycle challenges around billing and coding

As we know the world is going through the crisis of COVID-19 and the government of every country is urging people to stay at home. On the other hand, healthcare providers are battling on fields to mitigate the intensity of novel coronavirus. According to the latest data by world health organization (WHO), globally there are about […]

DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program and New Regulations

DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program and New Regulations

DEMPOS stands for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, & Supplies (DMEPOS). The DEMPOS competitive bidding program was set by the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA). In order to become Medicare contract suppliers, under the DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program, DMEPOS suppliers compete with each other by submitting bids to provide certain […]

Benefits of end to end revenue cycle management

BENEFITS OF END TO END REVENUE CYCLE MANAGEMENT

End to end revenue cycle management deals with the distribution of cash flows and accelerate the reimbursement process. Apart from this, it also helps hospitals and healthcare service providers in order to handle the complexity of the revenue cycle, which ultimately raise their bottom lines. In today’s era decreasing reimbursement, changing health plans and industry […]

How to Boost Physician Reimbursement in Radiology Practices?

How to Boost Physician Reimbursement in Radiology Practices?

A considerable share of stress in reimbursement in radiology practices is grappled by the economic domain. There are several factors that have cut down the operating margins in certain practices. Declined number of physicians’ reimbursements, Dropped percentage in the provider’s salaries, Alterations in the compliance rules, Commonly preferred high deductible health plans, Service providing staff […]