Transitional Care Management Services: How to Get Paid

Transitional Care Management Services

It is no secret that Medicare is cutting reimbursement for transitional care management (TCM) services. In fact, the payments have been slashed by almost 50%. This means that practitioners must be even more diligent in ensuring that their claims are submitted correctly if they want to be reimbursed for these services. In this article, we …

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Doctor to see higher payments reduced paperwork under 2020 Physicians fee schedule

Doctor To See Higher Payments Reduced

CMS Fee Schedule for the physicians was issued on 1st November 2019 to be used for availing health services from 1st January 2020 onwards. This schedule served as an incentive for primary care physicians who used to avoid providing primary level services due to excess burnout and heavy paperwork. This schedule curtailed the need for …

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Top Five Reasons Why Say No to Payer Contracts

The payer contract is not just a fee schedule and as such there are many factors which have to be kept in mind when deciding whether to keep or terminate the contract. In fact, the fee schedule is usually a secondary consideration when you do decide to terminate a payer agreement. The top five reasons …

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6 Key Revenue Cycle Metrics That Your Practice Must Track

Most medical practices analyze their financial health with a simple analysis of cash flow when it represents only the one aspect of the revenue cycle. Revenue cycle management for practices is a complete process that starts from charge capture, claims submission, accounts receivables, collections and ends up on the analysis of the financial data. It …

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