ICD-10 Updates: Are Your Codes Specific Enough?

ICD-10 has been in use since October 1, 2015, but thanks to a code freeze put in place to allow providers time to adjust to the new format, the majority of codes had been set since 2011. That all changed last fall when the first update to ICD-10 was released on October 1, 2016. Read on to see what you should be doing.

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How to Maximize Your Cash Flow: Smart Tip Series #4

How to Maximize Your Cash Flow: Smart Tip Series #4

Our Fast Pay billers go through aging claims daily to see why the open balances are still outstanding. The most common reason we find is that payments simply were never posted. Why is that a problem? Check out Tip #4 below.

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How to Maximize Your Cash Flow: Smart Tip Series #2

How to Maximize Your Cash Flow: Smart Tip Series #2

Every practice we’ve spoken to wants to get paid faster.  In order to maintain the smooth flow of claims, it’s important to post remit payments as they come in. By handling remits within one business day, you can move the balance to the secondary insurance and bill that much quicker.

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How to Maximize Your Cash Flow: Smart Tip Series #1

How to Maximize Your Cash Flow: Smart Tip Series #1

You might be surprised by some of the things our billers at Fast Pay find when performing a practice analysis for optometry and ophthalmology practices. We frequently encounter practices where the staff’s time and talents could be better spent elsewhere in the practice to focus on improving the patient’s experience rather than handling the complexities of billing.

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