Revenue Cycle Management (RCM)

Coming Soon: New Rules for Surprise Billing 

Coming Soon: New Rules for Surprise Billing 

Healthcare providers nationwide should take note of significant new rules coming into effect regarding surprise billing. Here’s an overview of what’s important to know.  What is Surprise Billing?  Surprise billing occurs when an...

Medical Advantage Podcast Ep 7: Ascent’s Automated RCM Solution

Medical Advantage Podcast Ep 7: Ascent’s Automated RCM Solution

Ascent's Automated RCM Solution Revenue Cycle Management, or RCM, is one area where medical organizations are increasingly turning to software solutions that optimize and automate RCM workflows. At the forefront of this software development is Ascent...

Medical Advantage Podcast Ep 5: E/M Coding Changes 2021

Medical Advantage Podcast Ep 5: E/M Coding Changes 2021

Proper billing and coding is key to any medical practice’s RCM workflow. But with 2021 bringing the biggest changes to E/M coding guidelines in decades, many physicians are trying to figure out what has changed— and...

The Top 5 Changes to E/M Coding in 2021

The Top 5 Changes to E/M Coding in 2021

For the first time in more than 25 years, coding guidelines for outpatient evaluation and management (E/M coding) services have experienced a major overhaul. What can practices do to prepare for the 2021 E/M Coding changes?  For medical practices seeking to get...

Increasing Revenue: Key Strategies for Optimizing Insurance Eligibility

Increasing Revenue: Key Strategies for Optimizing Insurance Eligibility

Insurance denials are a huge source of frustration for practices and patients. Every year, millions of claims are denied because the patient was not eligible, or the service was not covered under the policy. These types of denials can result in a significant revenue...

Steps to Take to Reduce Patient Collections

Steps to Take to Reduce Patient Collections

With the increase in medical insurance plans with high deductibles, most medical practices have a significant amount of patient accounts receivables. Practices send statements monthly but do not see the return on investment based on the amount of money it costs to...

Manage Insurance Claim Denials More Effectively

Manage Insurance Claim Denials More Effectively

Resolving insurance claim denials can be a time-consuming process that often gets placed at the bottom of the to-do list. Below are two common claim denials, how to resolve them, and how to avoid them in the future. 2 Common Insurance Claim Denials Patient not...

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