5 Unethical Medical Billing Practices

5 Unethical Medical Billing Practices

Health care providers rely on medical billing professionals to adhere to the law and to the highest standards of integrity and honesty. Medical billing errors cost practitioners time and money that could be better spent treating and caring for their patients. The vast...
What Does A Medical Coder Do?

What Does A Medical Coder Do?

The question posed in the headline of this blog post — what does a medical coder do? — is an interesting one in several different ways. It’s an interesting question because even the most straightforward answer has surprising wrinkles. Medical coders work in the...
What Is A Medical Claim? MBA Medical Has The Solution

What Is A Medical Claim? MBA Medical Has The Solution

Healthcare.gov gives us a pretty good, succinct answer to the question of “What is a medical claim?” As they write, it’s a “request for payment that you or your health care provider submits to your health insurer when you get items or services you think are covered.”...