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Common Medical Billing Mistakes – Part III: How to Protect Yourself
June 19, 2015
Common Medical Billing Mistakes – Part III: How to Protect Yourself

Being aware of the most common ways in which the medical billing community makes mistakes can save you a lot of money. It’s important that a patient feels capable of reviewing his or her own medical bills and evaluating them for mistakes and feels comfortable enough to contact his or her own insurance company or doctor’s office regarding the…

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Common Medical Billing Mistakes – Part II
May 22, 2015
Common Medical Billing Mistakes – Part II

Mistakes are common—no one is perfect. But just because a mistake is made by someone else doesn’t mean that you have to suffer the consequences. This is especially true in the case of medical billing mistakes. More and more people are suffering because of these billing mistakes and sometimes it’s even costing them their life savings. You…

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Common Medical Billing Mistakes – Part I
May 14, 2015
Common Medical Billing Mistakes – Part I

Being a patient in the hospital can be a scary experience; even a so-called routine procedure can raise your blood pressure. We definitely appreciate the hospital staff for taking care of our health, especially if we’re in a life or death situation. During a medical emergency, you might even say that there is no price you can put…

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Outsourcing vs. In-House Medical Billing
March 24, 2015
Outsourcing vs. In-House Medical Billing

A major question facing every medical practice is whether or not to outsource their medical billing. Why is this considered to be a major issue? What are the differences between outsourcing and in-house medical billing? What are the pros and cons of each? What They Mean: Outsourcing and In-house Billing A medical practice’s cash flow…

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How to Respond to the Denial of Your Health Claim
February 27, 2015
How to Respond to the Denial of Your Health Claim

The word “denial” is a tough one to swallow, particularly when it applies to your health insurance claim. However, just because your health insurance carrier denies your claim does not mean you do not have any other options. Here are some helpful tips on how to respond to a claim denial, which could increase your…

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How Does Medical Billing Really Work?
May 14, 2014
How Does Medical Billing Really Work?

An Inside Look at Medical Billing We hear every day how healthcare costs and insurance premiums are rising and how America is by far the most overpriced country when it comes to paying the price of being healthy. What we don’t hear, though, is the story behind all of it. Who decides what we pay?…

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