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What Is Medical Coding

What is Medical Coding?

Medical coder act like translators by taking medical reports that are provided by physicians and turning the information found on those reports into a set of universal medical alphanumeric codes. Information on medical reports include prescriptions, medical diagnoses, any medical procedures performed on the patient, and the patient’s condition.
Electronic Funds Transfer Forms

Why Transition to ACH EFT?

Paper checks and virtual credit cards are popular payer-to-provider payment options for clinics around the country, but there is a better way. Transitioning to EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer) payments via ACH (Automated Clearing House) is a somewhat new requirement for health plans. This is similar to a direct deposit of paychecks that is often used by employers.
Common Urgent Care Coding Challenges

Common Problems in Urgent Care Coding and Billing

If you work in the medical billing and coding world, you know that it’s often seen as its own world, but in all reality, it’s connected directly with the patient care experience. Every person that serves in a medical billing role can impact revenue and the success of the medical practice and oftentimes there are very common problems that arise in urgent care coding and billing. Here are some common problems and how you can help avoid them.
Medical Coding Software Solutions

5 Medical Billing Software Solutions For Your Practice

If you work in medical billing field, you know that efficiency and paying attention to details count. Looking for software solutions that can serve your practice’s unique needs? Here are some highly rated medical billing software programs that can help your business, as well as the different benefits that each one provides.
Business Intelligence

Business Intelligence Programs – “BI-gger” Than Just A Medical Billing Platform

Clinical Decision Support Systems are all the rage these days, and with good reason. A correctly implemented CDS can lead to better patient outcomes and fewer clinical mistakes, meaning that not only is it better for patients, it’s better for doctors and hospitals too! Implementing a CDS system, however, isn’t easy. Integrating a CDS system with your existing clinical workflow can be tricky and can push physician offices with weaker organizational systems to the breaking point. This is why, according to this latest article published in Information Week, instead of jumping straight into CDS integration madness, 50% of all healthcare organizations are opting to strengthen or replace their Business Intelligence programs first.

Guide: Accountable Care Organizations

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Guide: Accountable Care Organizations

Click here to download our Guide: "How Independent Practices Can Succeed in a Healthcare Industry Shaped by ACO Programs". If you would like more information you can Request a consultation.

Practice Management

  • Anesthesia Billing
  • Full-service medical billing
  • Patient account management
  • Encounter form design
  • Patient balance collections
  • Learn More

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