Medicare Advantage Cuts

Republicans are redoubling their effort to halt future cuts to private Medicare plans under the Affordable Care Act, arguing the reductions would harm vulnerable seniors. The back-and-forth began last month, after the administration chose to reverse a proposed payment cut to Medicare Advantage for the second year in a row, a triumph for insurers and […]

ICD-10 Bill Delay

The Senate has voted to approve a bill that will delay the implementation of ICD-10-CM/PCS by at least one year. The bill now moves to President Obama, who is expected to sign it into law. The bill was passed at the end of March The bill, H.R. 4302, Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014, […]

the role of medical billing

The Role of Medical Billing Firms

Earlier, medical billing was something quite deterring to healthcare professionals with busy practices to run. Now, things have changed and medical billing has become smoother and swifter, thanks to billing services. Mainly, small / medium clinics and individual physicians are mostly benefited through billing services. However, large hospitals and healthcare centers are also benefited by […]

Questions to Ask When Evaluating Medical Billing Systems

Medical practices and medical billing services are faced with an overwhelming number of medical billing systems to choose from these days. This can make it extremely difficult to decide which system is the best medical billing software for your business. When selecting the best medical practice management system, decision makers should focus on the following […]