Talk Like a Medical Biller

If you’ve clicked the link to read this blog post, you probably want some clarification on medical billing terms. You’re not alone. Unless you deal with medical billing on a daily basis or have some experience in medical billing, you probably haven’t had much exposure to these medical terms. Consequently, I’ve decided to break some of these… Continue Reading


Value-Based Care vs. Fee-for-Service

Fee-for-service (FFS) is a payment model where medical services are unbundled and paid for separately. This payment model incentivizes physicians to provide more treatments or services because payment is dependent on how many procedures, treatments, or services are provided. As a result, physicians and medical practices may overlook quality of care for higher profits. Currently,… Continue Reading


Medical Diagnosis Code Pick List

Sometimes clinicians and medical staff find it inefficient to search for ICD codes utilizing the preset descriptions and code numbers. We can easily help them customize the descriptions and make their preferences searchable for ICD codes. Billing – Pick Lists Location: Billing > Fee Schedule   Select ICD 10/9 or CPT       Click… Continue Reading


Medical Bill vs Explanation of Benefits (EOB)

1 Comment

Sometimes patients and providers get confused by what an Explanation of Benefits (EOB) and what a Medical Invoice is. Hopefully I can clarify things a bit. Explanation of Benefits (EOB) An Explanation of Benefits (EOB) is a statement of charges generated by an insurance company, ordinarily after seeing a physician. How the charges are processed… Continue Reading


Medical Billing Power User: Superbill Date Range

If you would like to print Superbills for a particular day or date range, please follow the steps outlined below (Note: the most the system allows is 50 claims at a time): 1) Hover over the “Billing” tab and choose “Live Claims Feed”. 2) Enter the date range for the time frame you want to… Continue Reading


New Feature: Automatically Add ICD-10 Codes to Chart Problem List

Managing Your Patients’ Diagnoses Efficiently With the ‘Auto Set Problems’ feature in the drchrono EHR, you now have the option to type in ICD-10 codes into your appointment and have them automatically added to your patient’s problem list. When paired with the ‘Auto Set Diagnosis’ feature, those codes will be also automatically added to future appointments… Continue Reading


How do medical claims work?

How do medical claims work? Because there are a heck of a lot of medical claims being submitted electronically through drchrono, the questions is how do we do this? There is something called the “EDI”. “EDI” simply means Electronic Data Interchange (EDI). EDI is the electronic interchange of business information using a standardized format; a process which… Continue Reading



Medical Billing 101 – How to Post an EOB and Payment

1 Comment

There is a lot you can do within the drchrono platform. One of the most powerful components in drchrono is the medical billing software. This is a quick 5 minute training read on how to add an EOB and post an insurance payment manually. First watch this 1 minute and 30 second video Gail did… Continue Reading