If the claims get denied or rejected, you should try to take immediate action. The delays in taking required corrections can also make your payments get further delayed. Therefore, you should make corrections and changes in the denied claims to minimize the revenue loss. The rejection or denial of claims can negatively affect the revenue […]
Katelyn Gasch, is a Certified Medical Assistant in Centro Healthcare. She provides continuous support and monitoring of patients to and bridge the gaps in Care Coordination between patients and doctors. Why did you choose to become a CMA? I chose to become a CMA to further my education and have more hands on care with […]
CMAs have a wide range of knowledge to support physicians and their practice including clinical and administrative responsibilities from explaining treatment procedures to patients, following-up on their conditions to understanding HIPAA compliance and managing insurance processes. By outsourcing CMAs, physicians in certain practice environments will: incur no initial training costs reduce the likelihood of being […]
Three high-value services family physicians are likely providing but not always billing for are Transitional Care Management, Chronic Care Management, & Advance Care Planning.
In 2017, Medicare created three new billing codes to support physician practices who are interested in this care model. Collaborative Care Management (CoCM), Medicare’s new program will reimburse practices on a per enrolled patient per month basis, assuming certain criteria.