What Is Pulmonology Medical Billing?
A pulmonologist examines a chest x-ray.As a pulmonologist, you may spend the most of your time on outpatient consultations and follow-up sessions, but you will also likely undertake inpatient visits as well as other tests and procedures for illnesses such as COPD. The wide variety of diagnostic codes implies that patients’ medical records are more correctly reflected in the payment process, but dealing with the complexities can be time-consuming.A medical billing and coding partner can assist you in ensuring that you are neither under- or over-coding in order to optimize reimbursements while maintaining billing compliance.
Medical Billing Services For Pulmonologist
In recent years, medical and technological advancements have boosted the efficacy of treatments in pulmonary billing clinics, but they have also led in new and more complex medical coding and billing standards.Pulmonology, being a relatively high-cost healthcare area, stands to lose more money when billing and coding errors occur. Because of the complexity of the ever-changing pulmonary billing codes, errors may occur; however, an experienced coding and billing team will minimize them and be able to efficiently handle rejected and denied claims, as opposed to a less experienced office staff, which may spend many hours sorting out each claim and may never get the more complex parts resolved in the remittance.
Assistance With Insurance Carrier Audits
An audit of an insurance carrier can be a stressful undertaking. We are here to help you from the start to the finish of the audit process. If an audit reveals errors with code selection or documentation, Stars pro can present a recommended remediation plan to prevent further audits. Accounts Receivable (A/R) Analysis in Relation to Coding Practices is constantly challenged by the requirement to manage A/R efficiently and effectively. Using PPM specialists to evaluate and identify coding errors that are generating bottlenecks in your A/R can help you save money. Allow PPM to assist you in discovering carrier restrictions that are having a detrimental impact on your Practice.