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Medical Billing and Coding Services

Rejection Hurts: Why Medical Billing Claims Get Turned Down

Medical billing is a job of processing many details at once and no matter how good the biller is, there will still be rejected claims every so often. Wondering why your medical bill claim got turned down? Here are some common reasons why medical billing claims are rejected.
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How to Bill for Flu Shots

Flu season will be here before we know it and that means that there will be an increase of patients coming into the doctor to seek medical care. Being prepared for the billing that will come with the influx of patient visits will help you stay on top of paperwork and process medical claims faster. Situations from practice to practice can be different, so be sure to check the flu vaccine codes that range from 90654-90668 to see which code is most appropriate for the patient. Here are some of the basic facts to know about billing for flu vaccines.
Insurance Coverage and Copay’s

What’s the Difference Between Coinsurance and Copay?

There are plenty of people who mix up the terms coinsurance and copay. Another term to throw into the mix is deductible. While all three terms refer to the portion of the medical bill patients are responsible for paying out of pocket, there are some differences between them.
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How Are Medical Billing and Coding Different?

Medical billing and medical coding are two related fields. People who work in these fields are required to use similar skills but there are different methods used in each job. Many medical billers can be medical coders, and vice versa, simply because the skill sets will overlap.
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5 Medical Billing Questions You Never Knew to Ask

Staying up-to-date with the inner workings and changes of medical billing is important. The medical industry is always advancing, so staying well informed is key to ensuring that your office will run smoothly with fewer denied claims.  Some information is more important than others, so here we’ve covered what medical billing questions you should ask.

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  • Patient balance collections
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