Chronic Care Management (CCM) Services were introduced by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in 2015 in an effort to aid patients battling multiple chronic conditions.
The field of behavioral health is unlike any other. Diagnoses surrounding mental health are more delicate and difficult to understand, yet are equally important to the overall health of a patient.
As more and more of our healthcare processes transition to digital formats, the threat towards healthcare data security increases.
Your medical practice revenue is driven, impacted, and influenced by a multitude of different factors. A few of the main contributors being claims management, patient payments, and your in-house billing workflow.
The revenue cycle starts when your patient first schedules an appointment and ends when their balance is paid in full. It is a complex system that is built of many different influencing factors, each of which can be broken down and improved.
Denied claims are a reality for every medical provider in the United States. While complete elimination of denied claims may not be practical, providers can get close.
When it comes time to collect payment for services, healthcare providers have it different than many other service industries.
The new year is approaching, and providers everywhere are asking the question. What medical billing trends are we facing in 2020 and should they make any changes at their practice to adjust?