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  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders
    Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders Medical billers and medical coders perform similar tasks, so it is only natural to wonder whether or not they should be cross trained. Here are some pros and cons for you to consider before making your decision. Advantages of Cross Training When it comes to … Continue reading "Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders"...
  • Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such
    Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such During medical school, you were taught about the various diseases of the body and how to treat them. What you probably did not learn is the business management skills that are required to become successful. If you want to make a living, you’ll … Continue reading "Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such"...
  • Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors
    Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors Seeing a chiropractor is one of the best ways to save money on medical expenses, particularly for those who have suffered an injury. According to a survey published in the Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, patients with a workplace injury who see a chiropractor first return to … Continue reading "Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors"...
  • Take These Steps to Reduce Aged Receivables Take These Steps to Reduce Aged Receivables
    Take These Steps to Reduce Aged Receivables Aged receivables are inevitable in any practice; however, too many of them can put your livelihood in jeopardy. Fortunately, keeping up with past-due accounts is easy when you keep the following things in mind. Evaluate Payors Evaluate the different insurance companies you deal with on a regular basis … Continue reading "Take These Steps to Reduce Aged Receivables"...
  • Six Reasons you need to Market your Pain Management Practice Six Reasons you need to Market your Pain Management Practice
    Six Reasons you need to Market your Pain Management Practice Many pain management physicians believe the number of patients they can reach is rather limited; however, that’s not necessarily the case. The right marketing plan plays a huge role in the number of people you see, and here are six reasons you should be promoting … Continue reading "Six Reasons you need to Market your Pain Management Practice"...
  • HIPAA Compliance: What Every Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Needs to Know HIPAA Compliance: What Every Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Needs to Know
    HIPAA Compliance: What Every Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Needs to Know The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) can impose a fine of up to $1.5 million along with a ten-year jail sentence for violating the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). To avoid significant fines and penalties, medical billing and coding … Continue reading "HIPAA Compliance: What Every Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Needs to Know"...
  • HIPAA Compliance Don’t Leave HIPAA Compliance to Chance - What you Must Know about a Risk Assessment
    Don’t Leave HIPAA Compliance to Chance – What you Must Know about a Risk Assessment In a previous post, we discussed the importance of complying with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). To encourage HIPAA compliance, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) requires that all Covered Entities (CEs) perform a risk … Continue reading "Don’t Leave HIPAA Compliance to Chance – What you Must Know about a Risk Assessment"...
  • These OB/GYN Medical Billing and Coding Tips Guarantee Fewer Denied Claims These OB/GYN Medical Billing and Coding Tips Guarantee Fewer Denied Claims
    These OB/GYN Medical Billing and Coding Tips Guarantee Fewer Denied Claims Obstetrics and gynecology are two specialties that are often practiced together, and have elements that frequently overlap. As such, you must pay close attention to detail if you are to avoid denied claims or even an audit. Here are a few things you should … Continue reading "These OB/GYN Medical Billing and Coding Tips Guarantee Fewer Denied Claims"...
  • Signs your Medical Practice may be Ready for Rebranding Signs your Medical Practice may be Ready for Rebranding
    Signs your Medical Practice may be Ready for Rebranding As a physician, you’ve worked hard to establish your brand. As such, you may be puzzled to find that your marketing strategies no longer seem to be working. If so, what you could need is rebranding. Here are some signs that indicate rebranding could be in … Continue reading "Signs your Medical Practice may be Ready for Rebranding"...
  • Obamacare Repeal Medical Billing and Coding How an Obamacare Repeal could Affect Medical Billing and Coding
    How an Obamacare Repeal could Affect Medical Billing and Coding A stated goal of the incoming Trump administration is healthcare reform, specifically repealing Obamacare. Is this a good idea, and what would the possible effects be on the medical billing and coding industry? Here’s what we know so far. Effects of a Repeal According to … Continue reading "How an Obamacare Repeal could Affect Medical Billing and Coding"...

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  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders
    Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders Medical billers and medical coders perform similar tasks, so it is only natural to wonder whether or not they should be cross trained. Here are some pros and cons for you to consider before making your decision. Advantages of Cross Training When it comes to … Continue reading "Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders"...
  • Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such
    Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such During medical school, you were taught about the various diseases of the body and how to treat them. What you probably did not learn is the business management skills that are required to become successful. If you want to make a living, you’ll … Continue reading "Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such"...
  • Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors
    Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors Seeing a chiropractor is one of the best ways to save money on medical expenses, particularly for those who have suffered an injury. According to a survey published in the Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, patients with a workplace injury who see a chiropractor first return to … Continue reading "Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors"...
  • Take These Steps to Reduce Aged Receivables Take These Steps to Reduce Aged Receivables
    Take These Steps to Reduce Aged Receivables Aged receivables are inevitable in any practice; however, too many of them can put your livelihood in jeopardy. Fortunately, keeping up with past-due accounts is easy when you keep the following things in mind. Evaluate Payors Evaluate the different insurance companies you deal with on a regular basis … Continue reading "Take These Steps to Reduce Aged Receivables"...
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders
    Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders Medical billers and medical coders perform similar tasks, so it is only natural to wonder whether or not they should be cross trained. Here are some pros and cons for you to consider before making your decision. Advantages of Cross Training When it comes to … Continue reading "Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders"...
  • Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such
    Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such During medical school, you were taught about the various diseases of the body and how to treat them. What you probably did not learn is the business management skills that are required to become successful. If you want to make a living, you’ll … Continue reading "Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such"...
  • Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors
    Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors Seeing a chiropractor is one of the best ways to save money on medical expenses, particularly for those who have suffered an injury. According to a survey published in the Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, patients with a workplace injury who see a chiropractor first return to … Continue reading "Chiropractors: Avoid these Common Medical Billing and Coding Errors"...

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  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders
    Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders Medical billers and medical coders perform similar tasks, so it is only natural to wonder whether or not they should be cross trained. Here are some pros and cons for you to consider before making your decision. Advantages of Cross Training When it comes to … Continue reading "Advantages and Disadvantages of Cross Training Medical Billers and Coders"...
  • Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such
    Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such During medical school, you were taught about the various diseases of the body and how to treat them. What you probably did not learn is the business management skills that are required to become successful. If you want to make a living, you’ll … Continue reading "Your Medical Practice is a Business-It’s Time you Treated it as Such"...