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Practices can often feel helpless when it comes to working with payers. Here's how they can change that dynamic and become empowered.
10 Reasons to Outsource Medical Billing
It makes good business sense to outsource the billing for most medical practices. That said, the outsourcing must be to a competent billing service.
Finding Hidden Revenue in Your Fee Schedule
By reviewing your fee schedule and comparing it to accounts receivable, you may find hidden money that you didn't know about.
The Front Desk: Your Defense Against Claims Denials
Incomplete or inaccurate patient information can set the stage for a claim denial before a visit. Avoid these mistakes at the front desk.
Communication Key to Improving Physician Documentation
Lack of feedback from back to front office on coding issues perpetuates a cycle of denials. Here are five tips to help get claims paid the first time.
Beef Up Your Practice's Revenue Cycle Management
Sometimes, you have to add a little muscle to the way your staff approaches patient payments and other collections for your medical practice.
How I Got Embezzled
One physician describes how her former practice closed its doors after its chief financial officer led it to financial ruin.
Medical Claim Denials and Remedies: Trends for Spring 2015
Get insight on the most common unexpected denials at practices nationwide, with a special focus on endocrinology, from RemitDATA.
Medical Billing and Collections Quiz
Test your patient collections knowledge with our interactive quiz, featuring claims and denial data from RemitDATA from the fourth quarter of 2014.
Improving Your Practice's Financial Performance
Revenue cycle management can be the key to boosting the financial performance of small medical practices. Here's how.
Two Keys to Small Medical Practice Survival
Looking for longevity as a medical practice? Joshua Halverson of ECG Management Consultants offers tips on survival and how to increase your practice's value.
Three Ways Physicians Lose Money
Defunct payment policies, denied claims, and unchallenged audits all blled revenue from practices. Here's what it means and how to stop it.
Nine Questions for Prospective Medical Billing Partners
Thinking about outsourcing your medical billing? Here are nine questions to ask a prospective outside biller or billing service.
Five Reasons Your Staff Fails to Collect from Patients
Collecting from patients is vital to a practice's bottom line. But often, it is an inconsistent process, done poorly. Here's what you can do about it.
Strategies for Getting Paid at Your Medical Practice
Here are eight simple tips from practice management experts to collect more of the money your practice is owed by patients and payers.
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