Infectious Disease Billing and Coding Service
Infectious disease billing and coding is a complex and detailed process that can be challenging for clinics to manage internally. A professional billing and coding service provider can help you keep your revenue cycle spinning like a well-oiled machine.
Why Should You Outsource Your Infectious Disease Billing and Coding?
The difficulty in billing and coding for infectious diseases stems from multiple issues. The primary challenges clinics face include thousands of pathogens that cause infectious diseases and that treatment for these diseases often requires multiple methods. Each factor adds to the complexity of assigning correct billing codes and the likelihood of making an error.
There are so many different infectious diseases that even doctors have difficulty accurately diagnosing them. Given this sheer number of disease categories and complexities and the ever-changing coding and documentation guidelines, clinics become overwhelmed trying to keep up.
Infectious disease medical billing and coding is a highly complex specialty that can be tedious and prone to errors, costing you time and money. A dedicated billing and coding specialist can ease this burden and let you focus on what matters most.
Infectious Disease Coding Is More than Just a Number
Incorrect disease codes can lead to denied claims, loads of paperwork, and potential non-payment from your clients. Management of this process goes far deeper than just getting the right number for the right procedure on the first try. Understanding the metrics of your entire revenue stream is vital for your clinic’s growth.
At MedConverge, finding the tools and expertise you need to help manage your entire revenue cycle is easy. We know that the key to your success is increasing your bottom line. Our revenue cycle management service can help improve your profitability by monitoring, measuring, and managing all aspects of your medical billing cycle.
We work with you to ensure that each claim you submit is correct and completed promptly. We will also follow up with insurance companies on unpaid or denied claims. Imagine your clinic entirely free of the coding and billing responsibilities and all the headaches that come with it.
Infectious Disease Revenue Cycle Management
Our MedConverge revenue cycle management services include:
- Gathering necessary patient and insurance information
- Verifying insurance coverage
- Determining patient co-payments
- Sending correctly coded treatments to insurers
- Handling patient billing for remaining balances
After carefully monitoring all aspects of your billing and coding process, the best part is that we provide regular reports on your practice’s financial performance. These reports can help you identify, change, or improve areas where you could increase the efficiency or profitability of your practice. With our professional billing and coding assistance, you can maximize your revenue and ensure the long-term financial health of your clinic.
Medical Coding Compliance
Billing and coding compliance for infectious diseases is a specialized field that requires specific knowledge and expertise. Many clinics severely underestimate the difficulty of this process. Some even attempt to rely on their internal workforce to handle this complicated billing procedure, resulting in overburdened staff, dismissed claims, costly avoidable delays, and unnecessary paperwork.
It might be time to outsource this task to dedicated infectious disease billing and coding professionals if this sounds familiar.
At MedConverge, our medical billing and coding staff are experts in ICD-10 documentation, ensuring accurate and complete documentation in medical records. Our highly skilled and experienced medical coders ensure up-to-date compliance with all applicable coding standards.
We work with you to find the solution that meets the specific needs of your practice to get you the maximum reimbursement for your services.
As any medical professional knows, billing and coding are essential for getting the reimbursement you deserve for your services. However, there are many pitfalls in maximizing reimbursement for infectious disease claims. By working with a company specializing in billing and coding for complex infectious diseases, you can increase your reimbursement rate substantially.
Our billing and coding specialists can help you keep track of the codes to ensure that you always use the most up-to-date information. Staying on top of the codes saves your clinic time and money while also ensuring that you get paid. Outsourcing your revenue cycle management can dramatically increase the time you and your staff focus on what’s important – running your practice!
Errorless Billing and Coding with MedConverge
At MedConverge, we take the billing and coding tedium out of your practice. We understand the importance of errorless coding and the need to receive payments and reimbursements promptly. Our experience enables us to follow up as necessary for your optimal reimbursement. You can be confident that you’re in good hands with our billing and coding service experts.
HIPAA is not just the law. It is our duty. We take patient privacy and confidentiality seriously. MedConverge is fully HIPAA-compliant, guaranteeing reliable security and privacy for your patients and your practice’s reputation.
Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you streamline your billing process and maximize your revenue.