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
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
This past week, an article was published in the New York Times entitled Artificial Dye Safe to Eat, Panel Says. In it, they argue that an expert panel has concluded that there is no proof that artificial food colorings cause hyperactivity in most children. This government panel further decided that there is no need for… Continue Reading
One of our latest features is generating HCFA 1500 forms.
After filling out ICD-9/CPT codes for a patient, a doctor can click on the “Print a Patient SuperBill” button in our software to have a basic superbill printed out for patients. This superbill has all of the doctors credentials and the patient’s credentials filled out along with the ICD-9-CM condition codes and CPT procedure codes…. Continue Reading