Technology has changed the way business in general is transacted. It has also changed the way a medical practice is managed. You can take advantage of business intelligence and analytics to understand how your practice is functioning, where there are gaps that need to be filled and how to improve your medical billing practices.
The medical billing process involves filing claims for health care services rendered. Busy medical professionals usually outsource this work to medical billing companies well-equipped to file claims and ensure timely reimbursement, a medical billing company helps physician practices grow.
Is the team in your medical practice overwhelmed after the implementation of the Affordable Care Act? If so, there are ways to combat the stress and the number of hours they are putting in. Tried and true time management principles are good at their core but many were fine-tuned prior to technology and have not been adapted to the special dynamics in a medical practice. Below are five time management strategies that can help move your team from overwhelmed to productive and thriving.
The American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine provides support for its members in matters relating to insurance reimbursement for oral appliance therapy. The following section on Frequently Asked
Questions (FAQ), developed by the Health Policy Education Committee, is designed to highlight the
more commonly encountered issues that arise in the process of seeking payment.
There are no specific dental codes available for oral appliances for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), and it’s almost unheard of for dental plans to reimburse for these devices. On the other hand, medical insurance routinely reimburses dentists for oral appliances. For those dental practices billing medical insurance, here are some recent changes that have taken place and some tips for success.
Parents sending a child off to college for the first time deal with a mixed set of emotions. Worries about sending their child away without supervision arise, but they also realize the potential benefits a college education provides. Deciding whether to keep your billing in-house or have it outsourced is a similar ordeal.
Most physicians and managers have, at some point, wondered whether they should outsource medical billing operations or allow the processes to remain in-house. While there are benefits and drawbacks no matter which you choose, this article will point out several of the reasons you should consider outsourcing your medical billing.
- Affordable Care Act
- Benefits of Outsourcing
- Claims Processing
- Health Plan Patients
- ICD 9/ ICD 10
- Insurance Benefits
- Medical Billing
- Medical Billing Careers
- medical claims
- Medical Coding
- Physician Practice Management
- Practice Management
- Psychology Billing
- Revenue Cycle Management
- Sleep Apnea