Our latest analysis of the annual ranking of payers based on hassle factor is here. The good news: Most insurers are paying faster, denying less, and making their processes more transparent. But there's still room for improvement.
To stay safe and weed out the billing and collections problems stifling your practice's revenue stream, our experts recommend a "bottom-to-top" assessment of your entire billing operation.
The Affordable Care Act added a new Medicare Annual Wellness Visit. Contrary to patient and physician expectations, it is not a physical exam.
Why spend hours on the phone with payers when you can check online in minutes?
Coding for observation services can be confounding. Currently, CPT and CMS disagree on which code to report on the second day of observation. In 2011, that is changing.
What can you do if your payer won't reimburse your practice for cleanly submitted claims?
Here’s how to use these code add-ons correctly to help you get paid what you deserve
One of the thorniest coding questions is: Can a physician bill for family meetings when the patient is not present? If so, who gets the bill ?
Advance preparation is your key to successfully managing the ICD-10 conversion. Here’s what your practice needs to know and do to get ready.
If you can't verify a patient's insurance, their signature on this form shows they know they are responsible for payment.