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Compliance | Article

Although mental health providers may use the DSM V for documentation and diagnostic purposes (it...

By Lisa Eramo | 09/23/14
Revenue | Article

Patient A/R has been steadily increasing. If it hasn’t already, it will soon reach as much as 30%...

By Lea Chatham | 08/19/14
Revenue | Article

In her recent webinar, Patient Collections 101: Let’s Start at the Very Beginning, speaker Mary Pat...

By Mary Pat Whaley | 07/29/14
Revenue | Article

When the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) began to allow for well visits, they sold the idea...

By Kathy Young | 07/18/14
Revenue | Article

We know that not all patients prioritize paying medical bills.According to the Medical Group...

By Mary Pat Whaley | 07/09/14
Revenue | Article

Knowing your carrier’s policy is the key to billing transitional care management (TCM), Jill Young...

By Lisa Eramo | 05/07/14
Revenue | Article

These days, no practice can afford to take a financial hit. That’s why it’s important to understand...

By Lisa Eramo | 04/30/14
Compliance | Article

Are you overwhelmed by ICD-10 changes that will affect your orthopedic practice? Stop. Take a deep...

By Lisa Eramo | 02/20/14
Compliance | Article

Like many specialties, OB/GYN includes a variety of changes related to diagnosis codes (CPT & E...

By Lisa Eramo | 01/23/14
Article

In her recent medical billing webinar, Denial Management: Top Techniques that Get Claims Paid, ...

By Lea Chatham | 07/25/13
Revenue | Article

"She was bitten by a dog.  How much clearer can I be?” "He fell.  That’s what I wrote on the...

By Betsy Nicoletti | 05/23/12
Revenue | Article

Medical practices have been using Relative Value Units (RVUs) since they were adopted by Medicare...

By Sara Larch | 05/07/12
Revenue | Article

A journalist called me recently and asked, “Why do you think there is such a high denial rate for...

By Betsy Nicoletti | 05/07/12
Revenue | Article

With today’s complex coding and reimbursement systems, it came as no surprise to discover that...

By Elizabeth Woodcock | 04/09/12
Revenue | Article

Remember in high school when your teacher assigned “compare and contrast” essays?  “Compare and...

By Betsy Nicoletti | 04/09/12
Revenue | Article

Collection letters that go out to patients usually have very stern language. For example, a letter...

By Brandon Betancourt | 03/07/12