Author: richardssmith

Optometry billing has experienced some problems and challenges aligning with other healthcare providers. Their primary concern is to ensure smooth revenue cycle management and claim submissions. Although technology has been playing... Read More

Effective for claims with dates of service on and after January 1, 2020, the CQ and CO modifiers are required to be used, when applicable, for services furnished in whole... Read More

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized a third Covid 19 dose vaccine for immunocompromised people, CMS said it will provide Medicare reimbursement for immunizers. CMS is assuring people with... Read More

On 22nd April 2022, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule to update Medicare enrollment and eligibility rules that would expand coverage for people with... Read More

Payment posting is an integral part of the revenue cycle management (RCM) of any healthcare organization. As the name suggests, payment posting involves posting the payments and their reconciliation. The... Read More

The medical field is constantly innovating and improving, something that is not just limited to treatment and medication. Any healthcare facility such as hospitals or providers procedural approaches are updated... Read More

Its quite common to receive a request for medical records from insurance carrier who is going to conduct an audit on your claims. Sometimes, in such external/payer audits, practices receive... Read More

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was introduced in year 1996. As the name suggests, it was created to ensure that all ‘protected health information’ was appropriately secured... Read More

Providers face skill issues while processing crucial business transactions because they have limited staff and utilize non-integrated IT business applications. That is the reason claim processing charges are never collected,... Read More

Accounts receivable (AR) is an important parameter for any practice’s revenue cycle management. More number of AR days indicate inefficiencies in your overall revenue cycle activities. Things can quickly go... Read More