Outsource to Avoid Medical Billing and Coding Errors!

By utilizing an experienced team of medical billers and coders who are knowledgeable in various specialty medical codes and trends, you can rest assured that things are being handled properly behind the scenes while you and your medical team can take care of patients upfront. Chances are what first brought you into the healthcare industry…


Next Level Coding Begins with Improved Documentation

Incomplete or vague documentation can lead to a major loss in billable revenue. By making sure you include the 4 following details in every dictation, Coders can determine the correct level codes are claimed so that you are reimbursed adequately.


Specialty Healthcare Solutions expanding outside of Birmingham, Alabama

Birmingham, Alabama based specialty healthcare solution company, MEREM Healthcare Solutions, is preparing to expand their outsourced healthcare solutions to specialty practice physicians across the Southeast. MEREM Healthcare Solutions aims to partner with rural healthcare providers across the Southeast such as individual physician practices, specialty physician groups, and healthcare institutions across the state of Alabama, Tennessee,…


How You Can Effectively Handle Claims Adjustments

When a physician provides medical services to a patient, the expectation is that they will receive reimbursement for that service. When the payer issues a denial and requires a claim adjustment, the provider doesn’t receive their payment. Many times these denials can be appealed, depending on the reason for the denial. Below, the medical billing…


In-House Medical Billing Costs More – Outsource!

Medical Billing and Coding Services is an essential part of any medical practice – which makes many practitioners think it is something that should only be performed in-house. Of course, once they figure out how much it costs you to have medical billing in-house, they tend to look toward the possibility of outsourced medical billing. Believe…


April 2019 Worst Month on Record for Healthcare Data Breach

According to Becker’s Clinical Leadership & Infection Control, April 2019 was the worst month on record for healthcare data breaches. Alone, there were three data breach occurrences which affected the disclosure of more than 439,000 patient charts. Financial Impacts of A Healthcare Data Breach According to www.hipaajournal.com, data breaches in healthcare are the highest of…


Add-On Codes That Physician Specialties Need to Know Before 2021

The 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) proposed rule discussed potential add-on codes to represent Evaluation and Management complexity. Lucky for physician specialties, it been delayed until 2021. The proposed add-on code was a way to add reimbursement in the new territory of blended E&M payments. For physician specialties, CMS is proposing to revise the current…