7 ways to make denied claims easier

Don’t take ‘no’ for an answer: promptly and properly resubmitting claims is crucial to your bottom line.

Successful practices don’t take “no” for an answer. When claims are denied, practices must correct claims and resubmit them. While it’s easy to let a denial or two slip through the cracks, it’s not smart. It can be time consuming, but it’s worth taking extra time to get this right. “If you want to stay in business, you have to make this a regular part of your workflow each and every month,” says Brennan Cantrell commercial health insurance strategist for the American Academy of Family Physicians. Here are a few tips to help make working denials easier and more effective.