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5 Reasons to Outsource to a Medical Billing Company

Medical professionals train for years to get qualified to treat patients. While service to humanity is the overriding mission in their lives, they are sadly ill-equipped to handle their professions’ business side. The healthcare system has many parts and is not simple. Doctors have to handle tons of paperwork to get reimbursed for the services they render. The billing and coding paperwork has to be accurate, which adds further stress to the already stressed physician. Therefore, doctors prefer a medical billing company they can trust to do the coding and billing for them.

A billing company follows HIPAA and other industry guidelines and makes sure physicians receive payments quickly. Billers and coders go through regular training on Revenue Cycle Management processes, understanding the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) /other codes and keeping themselves updated with changes. The medical billing and coding company is fully equipped and competent to handle the entire RCM cycle, thus ensuring that physicians are financially healthy.

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How to choose an anesthesia billing company that best fits you

Bristol Healthcare Services is a medical billing company serving medical professionals for over 25 years. Over the years, we have developed our expertise in many specialties. We provide services to small and large groups in most states of the country.

Anesthesia billing is a specialty, unlike others in that there are many factors to take into consideration in order to prepare clean claims. Further, to effectively process your claims, we have invested in the appropriate billing software. Our expert billing team is trained in handling anesthesia billing, which can be complicated. Expert team and technology ensure that we increase your revenues.

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Is Radiology Billing an ordeal? 5 common mistakes to avoid

Radiology billing is a complex process and involves precise documentation and coding skill. Billers require to be up to date with their knowledge, for even small errors lead to rejection of claims. Depending on where services are provided – hospital setting or physician’s office – charges vary. Further, it is imperative to know current coding rules, codes and compliance guidelines. Being on top of all changes means fewer mistakes and increased revenue.

In recent years there has been a spurt in denials based on authorization issues. Delay in imaging leads to delay in treatment. In the case of some illnesses, delay in treatment results in adverse outcomes. Hence documentation from referring physicians and up to date knowledge of rules is crucial in radiology medical billing.

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