Tips For Improving Your Denials Management

When it comes to active healthcare claims processing, it is essential to create a process that maximizes efficiency to handle denied claims. Most medical practice administrators get worried when it comes to working claims, particularly when the claims are denied. It is essential to identify the potential income loss and begin an effective medical claims…


2018 MIPS Data Deadlines

DO NOT DELAY and miss the upcoming Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) data submission deadlines. QUALITY PERFORMANCE For CMS web interface users, the last day that registered groups may submit group data in the CMS Web Interface is March 22, 2019 at 8pm ET. To view and submit your data, you will need to go…


Tips For ITDF Credentialing

Credentialing is a complex process that can be difficult to manage. It is easy for a paper to fall through the cracks, so do not wait around for your payers to send notice of revalidation/recredentialing. Stay proactive. In order to avoid delays in enrollment of your independent diagnostic testing facility, the following mandatory documentation should…


Benefits of outsourcing your medical billing processes

It doesn’t matter what specialty of medicine you practice; you want it to run as efficiently as possible to save time and to be the most profitable. This goal is achievible by outsourcing your medical billing to a healthcare solutions company focused on optimizing your medical billing processes. If you could relieve stress on your…


How Can Your Practice Avoid An Audit?

Is your medical practice at risk for an audit? Are you off the grid from auditors and sure everything is being coded and billed correctly and ethically?


Optimizing Surgical Reimbursements for your Orthopedic Practice

“You Can Only Get Paid for What You Say.” After reading and coding thousands of surgical operative notes, the medical coding experts at MEREM Healthcare Solutions have provided five orthopedic examples you can reference to ensure you are maximizing reimbursements while maintaining billing and coding compliance.


Three Reasons Orthopedic Surgeons Lose Revenue

If there is one thing we understand at MEREM Healthcare Solutions, it ‘s practice profitability. We know from experience that so much income goes overlooked and undiscovered when it comes to medical billing and coding. However, there could be other revenue cycle components going on too.


Where does your practice stand among industry benchmarks?

Now is the time to conduct a financial review of your medical practice’s 2018 financial performance. Whether you currently handle your billing and coding in-house or outsource to another company, MEREM Healthcare Solutions recommends that you should conduct an annual revenue cycle audit in order to: Compare your practice’s performance against the previous year. Compare…


New Year, New Deductible Collections!

Collecting new deductible payments for medical services up front can be uncomfortable,  but it is something that needs to occur for the cash flow within your medical practice to be moving in the right direction. With many patients’ deductibles starting over at the beginning of the year, the team at Merem Healthcare Solutions wants you…