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Bristol Byte 2.0 Workflow Management Software release at Healthpac User Meeting

Bristol Healthcare Services a leading company in revenue cycle management was a Bronze sponsor in 14th Healthpac Annual Users meeting conference at Savannah Desoto Hilton, Liberty St., Savannah, GA 31401 from 22 Feb to 24 Feb.

The conference witnessed the active participation of 130+ representatives of nation’s 30 major medical billing companies. Bristol being the Bronze sponsor for the event also shared its vision on implementing new software and upgrading existing technologies.

During the conference, Jay Ganesh, CEO of Bristol Healthcare Services, gave an exclusive presentation on company’s BristolByte workflow management solutions software to Healthpac Users. The presentation outlined on how exactly the software can streamline and automate the workflow of complex healthcare projects. He also showcased about the increased control and visibility that BristoByte can offer to manage billing, productivity and set AR metrics.
Bristol’s management has been in association with Healthpac for last 15 years. There has been a strong ongoing action plan to integrate Healthpac with Bristol Byte workflow management software to provide seamless medical billing services.

‘BristolByte’ Workflow Management software helps to automate medical billing process eliminating obstacles that most hospitals, clinics & billing offices are facing on a regular basis. The automatic applications are easing out the chance of paper-based errors those cater for maximum denials from the payer side. In short, one can track quality, performance and productivity while focusing fully on delivering the service with much ease.

Bristol Healthcare Services has been making serious improvement to the field of healthcare system through innovative software and service solutions. The organization is delivering end to end services for Medical Coding, Eligibility Verification, Cash/Payment Postings, Demographic Registration, Account Receivable Management and Charge / Claim Entries.

Bristol’s offline and online medical billing outsourcing services have gained popularity among many healthcare industries because of their flexible customization plans and error-free deliverance of the service. With a team of experts having knowledge of Payer-specific coding, Insurance, and governmental regulatory requirements ease the process of medical billing and coding for an organization of any size.
As per Bristol’s clients’ testimonials, the service of Bristol has enabled them to save overhead expenses by 40%. With a quick turnaround time and customized client service, the organization has earned good credibility in healthcare industry.

About Bristol Healthcare Services
Bristol Healthcare Services is a leading provider of Medical coding, Medical billing and Revenue Cycle Management. Bristol has achieved a level of managing more than a million coded reports per year and handling revenue cycle management of 90 million per year. The success has been driven by their experience of working with 25+ billing software and 40+ medical specialties.
To know more about Bristol Healthcare Services capabilities on revenue cycle management, medical coding and medical billing visit www.bristolhcs.com or call 800-253-7320 or email at info@bristolhcs.com

Bristol Byte – Your Complete Workflow Management Software

Bristol prepares to launch its productivity and workflow management software “Bristol Byte”. Bristol Byte helps you streamline the workflow of complex projects and makes them simple for your team. Allows automation of routine processes and simplify internal operations with extended monitoring and reporting. Bristol Byte is our solution to continuous monitoring and accurate tracking requirements. Bristol Byte is your online tool to

* Bristol Byte tracks and maintains an audit trail of all your workflow processes
* Productivity and Quality Tracking
* Ticketing and Queries control
* Transparent Process Performance on a Dashboard
* Role-Based Access Control
* Responsibility Assignment and Analysis
* Set Data and AR Metrics for Clients, Staff and Vendors
* Increased Productivity and Revenues
* Tracks User Performance and Quality
* Visual Reports – Assisting to make informed Management Decisions
* Approvals, Reviews and Acceptance capabilities are enabled within projects
* Cloud Based Technology

Be prepared for radiology coding changes in 2017

Get ahead the changes of radiology-specific in 2017. Mammography codes are overhauled and summarized.

Changes in Mammography Codes 2017

New Codes Description Deleted Code
77065 Diagnostic mammography, including CAD when Performed; unilateral 77055 / 77051
77066 Diagnostic mammography, including CAD when performed; bilateral 77056 / 77051
77067 Screening mammography, bilateral (2-view study of each breast), including CAD when performed 77057 / 77052

 

How Eligibility Verification acts as an effective denial management source?

Providers lose thousands of dollars every year when services provided by them are denied as non covered services by the patient’s medical insurance company. Usually the providers get these denials anywhere between 15-30 days after the services were provided. Now, they end up billing the patient after 30 + days and also need to spend more time, money & resources to collect it. If they are not successful in collecting the money, then it will be usually moved to a collection agency. This inefficiency can be erased or reduced by Eligibility Verification Process. (more…)