Competitive Marketing Intelligence | Crayon
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Understanding the Importance of Dental-Medical Cross Coding
                A lot of dental practices shy away from dental-medical cross coding. The excuses that dentists give can vary widely, but they all come down to the same basic idea: dental-medical cross coding seems unnecessarily complicated. Dentists worry that it’s just not worth the time and effort that it takes […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Understanding Revenue Cycle Drivers
                For health care providers, Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) is a major concern. In order to ensure that you receive full payment for all services in a timely manager, it is essential that all financial issues be managed properly from the moment the patient initiates an appointment to the […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Expansion in the Home Health Care Industry
              Over the past few years, the home health care industry has been booming. In total, the industry is expected to be worth $349.9 billion in 2020. More and more home health agencies are starting up and expanding across the country, and they are offering a wide range of innovative services. […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Optional Diagnosis Item M1025: What Home Health Agencies Need to Know
              There are lots of things about the new ICD-10-CM coding guidelines that can be confusing for home health care providers. One of the items that can be difficult for providers to understand as they try to fill out the OASIS form is the Optional Diagnoses item M1025 Section, for which […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Seventh Character Coding: A Guide for Home Health Providers
                One of the biggest differences between ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM coding guidelines is the seventh-character coding extension. There are only a few areas of care where this extension needs to be used, and home health care is one of them. When assigning diagnosis codes based on an OASIS report, it […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Assigning Diagnosis Codes Based on the OASIS Report
                Home health care providers are required to fill out an Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) form at a patient’s initial appointment, at each 60-day follow up appointment, and at the point of discharge. Providers are required to include a wide range of data on the form, which is […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • An Oasis of Information- Home Health Care Providers
                As more Baby Boomers hit retirement age, the number of patients seeking home health care is on the rise. Every time a home health care provider begins working with a new patient, they must begin by filling out an Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) report. OASIS data must […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • How to Code Maternal Delivery Complications in ICD-10
                Delivering a baby can be a complicated process that results in multiple medical codes needing to be billed. Obstetricians can select from over seventeen categories of labor and delivery complications. Within the categories, there can be tens of subcategories. Some of these codes are billable and some are not. […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • A Guide to Coding Asthma in ICD-10
                Internal medicine practitioners and pulmonologists must select from eighteen different codes under J45 for asthma. These codes are further complicated by additional codes that demonstrate the cause of the asthma, of which there are six. Selecting the right code can be an intensive process. However, there are basic guiding […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Cross-Coding Dental Tissue Examinations
                Dentists and their staff must be able to speak two languages in order to properly code all dental procedures. The first is the dental claim codes. The second is the medical claim codes. Although not all procedures require medical billing and coding, some procedures require submitting the medical claim […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Cross-Coding: When Dental Procedures are Medically Necessary
              Although many dental procedures are the sole realm of dentistry, some procedures require applying medical codes. To be filed as a medical code, the procedure needs to be defined as medically necessary. Procedures that are considered medically necessary align with the American Medical Association’s three-part definition of medical necessity: (1) […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Coding Complex Cardiologic Diagnoses and Procedures
                One of the major difficulties of coding cardiologic procedures for medical billing is that many patients have multiple interacting diagnoses that must be coded. The current medical billing standard, ICD-10, provides more codes than the previous edition, ICD-9. Issues that occur commonly together, like atherosclerotic heart disease and angina, […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Medical Billing Timing Benchmarks
              How do doctors know if they are running an efficient practice? Medical staff may track rates of patient recovery. Another way to determine efficiency is to compare medical billing and coding timelines to industry standards. In a 2008 interview with Becker’s ASC Review, healthcare experts proposed guidelines for ambulatory surgery […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Billing Orthopedic Procedures
                For the busy orthopedic doctor, submitting the proper medical billing codes can be time-consuming. One reason is the specificity of the medical billing codes, which require knowledge of the procedure, the patient, the time frame and the location. Logging every detail makes the process of medical billing easier when […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Coding Dermatological Diseases
                Dermatologists are kept quite busy these days. With the past popularity of tanning, cancerous skin lesions are common. Many people are referred to dermatologists after a primary care doctor finds a suspicious mole. But many patients present with multiple suspicious skin irregularities, or lesions. Each dermatological patient visit can […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • How do patients decide on a home health care agency?
                Home health care agencies often take time to acquire new clients. First, patients have to decide that home healthcare solutions are the proper choice for them. In the case of the elderly, the person may decide that home healthcare for 8 hours per week is cheaper than moving to […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • Should you switch to a home healthcare plan?
                  Home healthcare providers are health professionals who conduct business in the home of their patients. They can offer professional assistance and quality care to those who are unable or unwilling to go to a classic healthcare center. In this post, we will cover some of the reasons to […]
  • Types of Home Healthcare Providers
    When it is time to decide of you or your loved one needs additional care from a professional there are some things you need to consider. There will be costs involved yes, but you want to make sure your loved one has a good place to live with people that they enjoy being around. There […]
  • Misconceptions about Home Health Care Providers
              Providing care to someone is a difficult task. Some people cannot live or choose not live in a large care facility and would like to stay home. Home health care providers are considered a great asset to one’s care. They are essential to the care process and provide people with […]
  • Why Outsourcing Medical Billing is Right for Homecare Providers
                When it comes to home health care there are often many people involved with little face-time between employees. People generally have a headquarters that they report to but in reality a lot of companies just have care providers go to and from their own homes to the homes of […]
  • Healthcare and Privacy Rights
                Medical information can get pretty detailed. In order to give accurate diagnoses and provide helpful treatment, a lot of information is needed. Information about your medical history, diagnoses, visits, medications, and past medical procedures are all sensitive pieces of your history, and most people would prefer to keep them […]
  • Medical Coding Background
                Medical diagnostic coding is something believed to be fairly new. In fact medical coding, or diagnostic coding, dates back to seventeenth century Great Britain. Medical coding is the process of assigning numeric values to all types of medical services. This is extremely helpful for making diagnoses, assessing surgical needs, […]
  • Myths about Medical Outsourcing
                People rely on medical billing outsourcing to help themselves out. This is something that really does your practice some good. The use revenue cycle management in healthcare professions is growing fast and for good reason. This is an essential part of making the day to day and long term […]
  • Information on Outsourcing of Revenue Cycle Management
                The definition of Revenue Cycle Management in healthcare is the process of managing your office’s claims processing, payment and revenue generation. In order to efficiently manage the patient revenue cycle of your office, you’ll need a medical billing software or practice management software that allows you to effectively keep […]
  • What it Takes to be a Medical Coder
              The healthcare business is progressively moving toward digitalization. Medical coding specialists play an essential role in this progression. Coders use alphanumeric coding to map diagnosis and communicate critical information about conditions and treatments. The coding of this medical terminology allows it to be transmitted accurately and efficiently between healthcare professionals. […...
  • Misconceptions People Believe about Being a Doctor
                Doctors are highly esteemed in our society as they well should be. It is a long a grueling road to getting your medical degree followed by a lot of training that is sometimes not even paid. Doctors do a lot of things to become to people that care for […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

New blog articles detected.

  • How Do Medical Doctors Feel Before Entering the Examination Room?
                One of the main things that people face on a daily basis is going into a medical examination room. It is the place where the fate of people’s health are decided and diagnosed. The medical exam room is the conduit between the medical doctor and the patient. It is […]
AnnexMed Billing Services
AnnexMed Billing Services
Blog Article

Out-Market Your Competitors?

Get complete competitive insights on over 2.2 million companies to drive your marketing strategy.

Create Free Account Log in

Out-Market Your Competitors

Get complete competitive insights on over 2.2 million companies to drive your marketing strategy.

Create Free Account

Already a user?  Log in