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Strategies for Medical Coders in Ensuring Coding Accuracy

In the complex business of healthcare, medical coders play a crucial role in translating complex medical information into standardized codes for billing, research, and patient care. Maintaining accuracy in medical coding is predominant; however, the journey to consistent coding precision can be challenging. Here are seven targeted strategies to support medical coders facing difficulties in maintaining coding accuracy. 1. Comprehensive

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How to optimize the Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) process.

As a healthcare provider, you know that optimizing your Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) process is crucial to the financial health of your organization. Efficient management of the revenue cycle can significantly reduce billing errors, denied claims, and ultimately improve your bottom line. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of optimizing your RCM process and how our medical

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Nurse checking blood pressure to an established patient before billing for services 99211

When is proper to use Evaluation & Management code 99211.

As a medical practice, it’s important to ensure that you are using Evaluation and Management (E/M) codes correctly. One code that has always been confusing is E/M code 99211; “the nurse visit code”. CPT defines this code as Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient that may not require the presence of a

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Deductible season is here, are you ready?

Insurance Billing Solutions is prepared to make the most out of the period between January and March when collections and revenue tend to decline, and patients start ghosting you. As a medical billing service that specializes in small medical practices, Insurance Billing Solutions helps our clients take special steps to expedite collections and reimbursements, so your medical practice maintains its

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Medicare Deductible and Premium 2023

Medicare Premiums and Deductible for 2023

The Medicare Part A deductible for inpatient hospital services will increase by $44 in the calendar year 2023, to $1,600, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced in September. The Part A daily coinsurance amounts will be $400 for days 61-90 of hospitalization in a benefit period; $800 for lifetime reserve days; and $200 for days 21-100 of extended

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CMS has begun to recoup the loan that Medicare made to healthcare providers last year during the COVID-19 pandemic.

CMS has begun to recoup the loan that Medicare made to healthcare providers last year during the COVID-19 pandemic. These providers were originally scheduled to start repayment of the Medicare payments made in advance during the COVID-19 pandemic in August 2020. But CMS and lawmakers through the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021, and Other Extensions Act (P.L. 116-159) extended original repayment

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HOW OUTSOURCING THE MEDICAL BILLING BENEFITS THE DOCTOR/PRACTICE

How Outsourcing the Medical Billing benefits the Doctor/Practice and how they can focus on patient care? How can outsourcing your medical billing improve your practice? Billing might seem, the last of your priorities, but can take up a significant amount of time and effort. The new ICD-10 has significantly increased the number of hoops medical billers need to jump through.

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Is Outsourcing YOUR Medical Billing right for you ?

Many healthcare providers find medical billing, a simple and efficient way to decrease stress and increased revenue. If you have any of the problems below – outsourcing your medical billing may just be the solution to your in-house woes. Confusing Red Tape Have you ever found your in-house medical billing service tripping over themselves to understand the increasingly complex rules

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