How the CPT Codes Will be Changing in 2023 

How the CPT Codes Will be Changing in 2023 

The Healthcare industry is constantly changing, and its regulations on billing are no different. The American Medical Association (AMA) released updates to the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code set for 2023. The main goal of the updates is to simplify the...

The No Surprises Act Is Now In Effect

By: Winona Thomas BS HCS The federal No Surprises Act establishes new requirements for healthcare providers, facilities, and providers of air ambulance services to protect consumers from “surprise” medical bills. What are the impacts to healthcare providers with this...

Facility Credentialing Process in MN

By: Ann Knutson, CPC-A Facility credentialing is a critical aspect of healthcare revenue cycle management. This is the process in which an insurance carrier evaluates a facility for approval to be ‘in network’ and a participating provider of specific...

Reduce Your Denials With These 4 Tips

By Ranadene Tapio, MBA, CMRS, CPCS   Your practice seems to be doing everything right. You have a team in place, you’ve established your Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) process and you’re submitting claim after claim – but your denial rate isn’t going...

Medical Necessity and the Revenue Cycle

By Ann Knutson, CPC-A According to the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), medical treatment or supplies provided by a physician is considered medically necessary when they “are proper and needed for the diagnosis or treatment of your medical...