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Medical Billing & Collections

Getting Paid in a New Era

Practices have to get tougher about patient collections in this era of high-deductible plans.  Here are a few collection strategies that can reduce this potential headache.

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The ICD-10 transition will continue into the next year for practices. Here are some tips you’ll need to take in 2016.

TCM helps patients transition from the hospital to the community. Many physicians, however, miss deserved reimbursement because they lack documentation.

Patient can be irate when it comes to higher than expected bills. This practice found the best way to address the issue is to be frank.

Patients can understand so little about their health plan that the billing department is automatically blamed when something goes wrong.

What state allows for almost 50 percent patient responsibility? Also, which services have the highest percentage of patient responsibility?

Spending a few minutes explaining health insurance benefits to patients prior to the appointment should become a requirement.

KrisEmily McCrory, MD

Physicians are frustrated with the lack of clear specifics on how they will meet quality metrics to avoid a negative payment adjustment in 2019.

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