Are you experiencing reduced Medical Billing Revenue? Posted on: April 20, 2017   Posted by: Karen Corcoran-Walsh

Reduced medical billing revenue is often a result of key factors involving treatment center decisions. And their admission policies for patients using health insurance and covering the cost of addiction treatment. And an important key factor is PAYER MIX. WHAT IS A PAYER MIX: Payer Mix: Is the combination of all insurance policies. And the reimbursement rates of those policies that directly …

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Chart Madness = Chart Close Out for License and Reimbursement Posted on: April 12, 2017   Posted by: Karen Corcoran-Walsh

Addiction Treatment Business Strategies provides their partners with client chart reviews to assist in revenue generation and reimbursements. With Chart Compliance, facilities must “Close Out” client charts upon the successful discharge, unsuccessful discharge, or elopement (aka Leaving Against Medical Advice). When patients are discharged from a treatment center but their chart is still open (incomplete), the claim can be denied. …

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Sustainability = Reimbursement Posted on: March 31, 2017   Posted by: Karen Corcoran-Walsh

Sustainability in today’s healthcare industry is an ongoing challenge. With treatment centers being based off cash flow, whenever there are reductions in reimbursements it causes the cash flow to slow tremendously. Human error, documentation, to the policies and procedures all contribute to the disruption of the revenue cycle. Working collaboratively with a medical billing company is essential to solving cash …

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Why Outsourcing Your Medical Billing is The Solution Posted on: March 15, 2017   Posted by: Karen Corcoran-Walsh

The Drawbacks of In-House Billing Limited Revenue Cycle-Medical Billing Staff The success of an In-House billing department is primarily dependent upon staff.  Typically, in-house billing staff is comprised of one billing person, one collections person, one posting person, and one utilization of review person.  If the facility is conducting verification of benefits, there is typically one or two people to …

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