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Medical billing and coding September 9, 2021

Pain Management: Signs You Need to Outsource Your Billing and Coding

Let’s get one thing straight: medical billing and coding aren’t always glamorous work. It may seem impossible to maintain the same level of patient care while dealing with late claims and billing, with thousands of ever-changing medical codes and limited time and resources to follow up on tough collections.

Medical Billing Specialist July 1, 2021

5 Signs You Need to Call a Medical Billing Specialist

While some doctors swear by their outsourced billing service and would never consider bringing this costly and time-consuming function back in-house, others believe that using a medical billing company would deprive them of crucial cash flow control and place critical processes in the hands of strangers. Regardless of where you fall on the spectrum, a billing specialist (internal or external) must be in charge of your whole patient-to-pay revenue cycle.

Claims July 1, 2021

How to Achieve Clean Claims at First Submission

Have you ever kept track of the percentage of claims that are paid on the first try? To be successful with the medical billing process, claims must be watched and amended, the reasons for denials must be correctly identified, and necessary action must be performed before beginning. Here’s all you need to know about medical billing claim filing and how to get a clean bill.

Oral Sleep Appliances June 2, 2021

Key to Successful Billing Oral Sleep Appliances to Medical Insurance

As more dentists move into procedures to aid sleep, questions about how to bill oral appliances to medical insurance are becoming more prevalent. Oral appliances for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) have no specific dental codes, and it’s almost unheard of for dental plans to pay for these products. Read for some effective tips for dental practices in billing medical insurance.

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