How a Proactive Optometry Billing Process Brings You Success

How a Proactive Optometry Billing Process Brings You Success

Is your practice proactive or reactive? Eye care professionals and their patients are facing decreasing insurance payments and increasing responsibilities. Take a proactive optometry billing approach as this practice did.


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The 2020 ICD-10-CM Codes Guide for Eye Care Professionals

The 2020 ICD-10-CM Codes Guide for Eye Care Professionals

Updated ICD-10-CM codes are coming October 1, 2019. This 2020 ICD-10-CM codes guide is here to support your practice and protect your revenue. Use this guide to educate your coders, billers, and providers to stay on track.

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Clearinghouse vs. RCM: Here's the Big Difference

Clearinghouse vs. RCM: Here's the Big Difference

Know the difference between a clearinghouse and revenue cycle management (RCM)? Let’s look at common questions and see why it’s critical to invest in both.

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4 Optometry Billing Tips That Streamline Your Practice Operations

4 Optometry Billing Tips That Streamline Your Practice Operations

There is always room for improvement with practice operations. Being equipped to handle optometric billing is a balance between process, resources, and technology. The following optometry billing tips will guide you toward long-term success.

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21 Optometry Business Apps Every Practice Should Consider

21 Optometry Business Apps Every Practice Should Consider

Technology makes it much easier to reach your business goals. With the help of optometry business apps, you’ll manage your practice with confidence.

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Medical Billing Tips: How (and How Not) to Use Common Modifiers

Medical Billing Tips: How (and How Not) to Use Common Modifiers

Knowing when and when not to use an optometry billing modifier can maximize reimbursements and prevent denials and audits for your eye care practice. Improve with these medical billing tips.

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Common Coding Denials You Need to Know for Faster Payments

Common Coding Denials You Need to Know for Faster Payments

No one likes to see a denied claim. Understand these common optometry coding denials, and how you can establish a proactive solution to increase business revenue.

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10 Ways to Motivate and Inspire Your Eye Care Staff

10 Ways to Motivate and Inspire Your Eye Care Staff

The new year is a great time to reevaluate what’s working in your eye care practice—and where there are untapped opportunities for growth. Here are several ideas to motivate and inspire your eye care staff.

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The Positive ROI of Outsourcing Eye Care Billing

The Positive ROI of Outsourcing Eye Care Billing

Need to evaluate the efficiency of outsourcing optometry billing? Here’s how you calculate your ROI to ensure your investment is a positive one.

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11 Claim Denial Management Solutions to Improve Your Bottom Line

11 Claim Denial Management Solutions to Improve Your Bottom Line

How can you keep the claim denial rate below 5% and boost unhealthy cash flow? Let’s look at common optometry claim denial management struggles, and how proactive solutions improve your bottom line.

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How Collaborative Optometry Billing Improves Your Bottom Line

How Collaborative Optometry Billing Improves Your Bottom Line

Ready to overcome revenue cycle management (RCM) obstacles? Learn how this office manager used a collaborative optometry billing approach to improve her bottom line in three months.

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9 Advantages That Happen When You Outsource Optometry Billing

9 Advantages That Happen When You Outsource Optometry Billing

Reducing accounts receivable and staff expenses sound appealing? Let’s explore the advantages you can experience with an improved optometry billing process.

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Medicare Advantage Billing ProTips That Will Boost Your Revenue

Medicare Advantage Billing ProTips That Will Boost Your Revenue

Struggling with increasing Medicare Advantage claim denials? Improve the financial health of your eye care practice by following these optometry billing requirement tips.

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Stay Current with This 2019 Eye Care ICD-10-CM Code Updates Guide

Stay Current with This 2019 Eye Care ICD-10-CM Code Updates Guide

It’s never too early to start planning for the 2019 ICD-10-CM (diagnosis) eye-specific code changes that go into effect on October 1, 2018. Avoid delays in claims processing or denied claims by downloading this free guide.

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How Efficient Optometry Billing Eased Stress for a Busy Practice

How Efficient Optometry Billing Eased Stress for a Busy Practice

In many optometry offices, doctors and staff members are multitasking with patient care and revenue cycle management. Drs. Julie and Jay Honda recognized how a more efficient billing process could positively impact their practice and their bottom line. This is how they fixed their process.

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How to Reduce the Accounts Receivable Cycle with Smarter Billing

How to Reduce the Accounts Receivable Cycle with Smarter Billing

Does your eye care practice have an unhealthy cash flow and high accounts receivable (AR)? There are many ways you can reduce your AR. Let’s look at common challenges, solutions, and marketing strategies that will help your practice reduce the number of days your AR goes unpaid and sits in the Aging bucket.

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6 Eye Care Billing Rejections You Can Overcome

6 Eye Care Billing Rejections You Can Overcome

Noticing more eye care billing rejections appearing in your inbox? Is your claim rejection percentage rate increasing? Let's examine six common eye care billing rejections and how a billing solution like Fast Pay Health can help you overcome them. 

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4 Smart Tips for Better Medical Billing: How to Maximize Your Cash Flow

4 Smart Tips for Better Medical Billing: How to Maximize Your Cash Flow

Do you wonder where your money is in your optometry and ophthalmology practice? With more patients coming in with insurance, it’s easy for money to get lost. On average, 25% of lost practice revenue comes from poor medical billing and revenue cycle management (RCM). 2018 may be the year for you to move your in-house billing to an end-to-end revenue cycle management service.

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Practice Success Story: Why We Switched Our In-house Revenue Cycle Management to Fast Pay Health

For more than ten years, managing revenue cycle management (RCM) has been a challenging and often frustrating task for Princeton Optometry in Princeton, NJ. Constant regulatory and coding changes, declining reimbursements, keeping up with staff training, reducing administrative costs, and getting Medicare to pay claims, are key reasons why Princeton Optometry decided it was time to outsource their insurance billing, accounts receivable/aging claims cleanup, and practice management payment postings. 

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How Can End-to-End Revenue Cycle Management Help You Grow Top-line Revenue?

How Can End-to-End Revenue Cycle Management Help You Grow Top-line Revenue?

In an era of declining reimbursements, high-deductible health plans, and constant industry challenges, profit margins are tighter than ever for most ophthalmology and optometry practices. Medical providers should be able to focus on patient care—instead of paperwork and payments. That’s why having end-to-end revenue cycle management (RCM) processes in place are important to running a successful practice, so your revenue doesn’t slip through the cracks. 

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