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ICD-10 Claims Denial Risk Offset by Assured Return, Medical Practice Billing Expertise

2019-04-01T22:42:39+00:00

Software upgrades to implement. Training classes to administer. Although your medical revenue cycle management faces several ICD-10 challenges that require tackling prior to the Oct. 1, 2014 “go live,” the biggest challenge may just be keeping the lights on in the months after the deadline. That’s because there’s also the worry about reduced productivity as clinical and clerical staff deploy a vastly different code set for filing claims. This can result from physician medical billing and coding errors, insufficient documentation and increased payer scrutiny of claims. Denial rates also may increase along with a corresponding increase in accounts receivable days. “The [...]

ICD-10 Claims Denial Risk Offset by Assured Return, Medical Practice Billing Expertise2019-04-01T22:42:39+00:00

Build a Revenue Bridge Over Choppy ICD-10 Waters to Solid Revenue Ground

2019-04-01T22:43:08+00:00

Brace for impact. Your medical practice is at risk for hitting turbulent waters if you’re not adequately prepared for the ICD-10 transition on Oct. 1, 2014. Preparations not only need to include all the steps leading up to the “go live” but also those associated with continued flow of your healthcare revenue cycle management in the months that follow. Did you know you’re at risk for insufficient documentation, coding errors, and increased payer scrutiny of claims? Denial rates also may take a turn for the worse, with a correlating increase in accounts receivable days. Without the right medical coding, billing and [...]

Build a Revenue Bridge Over Choppy ICD-10 Waters to Solid Revenue Ground2019-04-01T22:43:08+00:00

Asterino & Associates, Inc. d/b/a revMD.com announces the opening of its office in San Juan, Puerto Rico

2017-04-14T14:37:58+00:00

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Asterino & Associates, Inc., (A&A) d/b/a revMD.com began physician billing operations in the Santurce section of San Juan Puerto Rico in late February 2017. Medical Billing Services of Puerto Rico, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Asterino & Associates, Inc. initially hired 12 full time employees and is on schedule to hire, train and deploy a staff of 50 by September 1, 2017."The San Juan office solves a business problem by allowing us to compliantly work state Medicaid claims and other claim inventory that we are prohibited from working with our Bangalore [...]

Asterino & Associates, Inc. d/b/a revMD.com announces the opening of its office in San Juan, Puerto Rico2017-04-14T14:37:58+00:00

What do successful grads think you should study?

2018-07-03T07:59:18+00:00

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What do successful grads think you should study?2018-07-03T07:59:18+00:00

Former student discusses success in the fashion industry

2018-07-03T07:59:23+00:00

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Former student discusses success in the fashion industry2018-07-03T07:59:23+00:00

How do you best prepare for university?

2018-07-03T07:59:28+00:00

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How do you best prepare for university?2018-07-03T07:59:28+00:00

Build a Revenue Bridge Over Choppy ICD-10 Waters to Solid Revenue Ground

2013-10-30T09:39:24+00:00

Brace for impact. Your medical practice is at risk for hitting turbulent waters if you're not adequately prepared for the ICD-10 transition on Oct. 1, 2014. Preparations not only need to include all the steps leading up to the "go live" but also those associated with continued flow of your healthcare revenue cycle management in the months that follow. Did you know you're at risk for insufficient documentation, coding errors, and increased payer scrutiny of claims? Denial rates also may take a turn for the worse, with a correlating increase in accounts receivable days. Without the right medical coding, billing and [...]

Build a Revenue Bridge Over Choppy ICD-10 Waters to Solid Revenue Ground2013-10-30T09:39:24+00:00

ICD-10 Claims Denial Risk Offset by Assured Return, Medical Practice Billing Expertise

2013-10-24T11:14:11+00:00

Software upgrades to implement. Training classes to administer. Although your medical revenue cycle management faces several ICD-10 challenges that require tackling prior to the Oct. 1, 2014 "go live," the biggest challenge may just be keeping the lights on in the months after the deadline. That's because there's also the worry about reduced productivity as clinical and clerical staff deploy a vastly different code set for filing claims. This can result from physician medical billing and coding errors, insufficient documentation and increased payer scrutiny of claims. Denial rates also may increase along with a corresponding increase in accounts receivable days. "The [...]

ICD-10 Claims Denial Risk Offset by Assured Return, Medical Practice Billing Expertise2013-10-24T11:14:11+00:00

ICD-10 Denial Risks Need the Medical Practice Billing Assurances of MedRev Index

2013-10-23T11:03:49+00:00

For you and your medical practice coding, billing and collections, the impact of the oncoming ICD-10 transition might just be seen as an oncoming freight train when demonstrated with these sobering numerical facts: 68,000 diagnostic codes 87,000 procedure codes Denial rates potentially increasing between 100 and 200 percent AR days increasing by 20 to 40 percent Almost twice the claim error rate [space height="10"] But there's one number that actually can help protect your practice, and your bottom line, from these vulnerabilities that may occur during the months following the Oct. 1, 2014 "go live." That's the number you probably never [...]

ICD-10 Denial Risks Need the Medical Practice Billing Assurances of MedRev Index2013-10-23T11:03:49+00:00

Radiology Coding Expertise Turns ICD-10 Risks Into Revenue Growth Opportunities

2013-10-17T16:17:17+00:00

Your diagnostic radiology medical revenue cycle management faces several ICD-10 preparedness challenges prior to the implementation deadline. Software upgrades, training classes, and anticipated loss of productivity, to name a few. But the biggest challenge may just be keeping the lights on in the months after the "go live." Without the right radiology coding, billing and collections team in place, there's the chance for declining revenues and the very real possibility your healthcare revenue cycle management will take a hit. Denial rates potentially could increase between 100 and 200 percent, AR days increase by 20 to 40 percent, prolonged declining payments and [...]

Radiology Coding Expertise Turns ICD-10 Risks Into Revenue Growth Opportunities2013-10-17T16:17:17+00:00