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Outsourcing Medical Billing Is An Intelligent Decision

Have you been debating whether you should outsource your medical billing services to an outside service provider or if you should do it in-house with medical billing software? As shown by a recent RCM survey by Black Book, an increasing number of physicians and practice groups are viewing outsourcing medical billing services as one of...

Avoid These Medical Billing Mistakes For A Successful Revenue Cycle

Effective revenue management ensures that healthcare providers can focus on giving quality care to patients. However, providers often struggle to bill effectively. Below are the most common errors that prevent healthcare providers from billing properly and collecting on money that the practice is owed.   Gathering incorrect patient information The gathering of patient data is...

Tips For Choosing A Medical Billing Service

Outsourcing medical billing services for medical practices or groups can help maximize claims payments and keep your practice compliant. This is accomplished through aggressive collection practices, efficient and accurate execution of billing tasks, and current knowledge of documentation regulations. In this blog, we discuss important tips to consider when searching for the right medical billing...

The Importance Of Medical Billing Training And Certification

Medical billing professionals are a necessity and play a critical role in healthcare. Their work is extremely detail-oriented, complex, and directly affects the financial success of healthcare practices. The demand on healthcare providers has been increasing and will continue to do so. Ambiguity among payers can make claims processing a frustrating process, and that is...

Relationship Between Hitech, Hipaa, And Electronic Health Or Medical Records

HIPAA and HITECH lay out strict standards governing information security and privacy of patient information. While HIPAA/HITECH may be a boon to the security of healthcare information, they also throw up a number of challenges like high costs, tracking regulatory changes, extensive documentation and several others. HITECH is the Health Information Technology for Economic and...

Is Dropbox Hipaa Compliant?

Dropbox is a popular file hosting service used by many organizations to share files, but what about protected health information? Is Dropbox HIPAA compliant?   There is no software or file sharing systems that can be classified completely HIPAA compliant as it depends on how the software or platform is used and the individuals using...

Outsourcing Your Credentialing Services

Healthcare facilities exist to administer medical care to their patients. While infection prevention, cures, disease management, operating room efficiency have advanced more so than any other time in history, the roadblocks to running a successful medical practice have actually increased in size.   Every medical practice, is continually faced with a constant daily barrage of...

Tips For Choosing A Medical Billing Service For Your Podiatry Practice

When you’re seriously looking at cost-effective and revenue-maximizing medical billing services for your podiatry practice, the right medical billing services can help you maximize claims payments and keep your practice compliant. What you want is a medical billing service tailor-made for a podiatry practice like yours. A company like RevPro Healthcare Services, for instance, can...

Massive Increase In Exposed Healthcare Records

Even with the HIPAA Security Rule, a massive increase in exposed health records has been reported in the 2019 Breach Barometer Report. That is not good news for the health care industry.   One of the main purposes of the HIPAA Security Rule is to make sure that electronic protected health information (“EPHI”) is secured...

Why You Should Outsource Your Medical Billing Services

Did you know that many of the chief financial officers (CFOs) involved in the 2018 CFO Outlook Performance Management Trends and Priorities in Healthcare listed cost reduction as their no. 1 priority? How Outsourcing Your Medical Billing Service Can Help Your Practice Outsourcing your medical billing services can bring benefits to your medical practice such...
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