3 Disruptors in the Vision Industry: How Successful Practices Prepare: There are disruptors at play in the $40 billion U.S. vision service provider industry, bringing positive change for consumers. On the flip side, practice owners and investors must keep pace to thrive.
4 Ways Successful Dental Practices Better Navigate Patient, Provider & Payer Changes: Whether your practice or dental billing company plans to remain independent or join forces with a DSO, retail chain, or a larger practice—one constant remains: Your payer, provider, and patient data will be among the largest assets of
5 Ways PBMs and PSAOs Better Control Their Destiny Via Data Management: Automation could be the easiest and most cost-effective way for independent organizations to keep their footing amid the fast-shifting landscape.
10 Tips to Survive a Delegation Oversight Audit: If your organization or CVO has a delegation agreement with a commercial payer for
primary source verification, you know to expect an audit at least annually.
ACA Update and Insurance Exchanges: A primer for credentialers on ACA and health insurance exchanges; includes a history & perspective.
As You Compare Quotes from Software Vendors: How to Compare Quotes from Credentialing Software Vendors (and Decide!)
Benefits of Electronic PE: 10 Tips for Improvement: Tips for recovering the max revenue in the shortest time for PE.
Credentialing a Moving Target: Locum Tenens: Numerous circumstances can create holes in a healthcare organization’s ability to meet community needs. Enter locum tenens providers.
Credentialing Red Flags: Red flag reminders for new and veteran credentialers.
Embrace E-Signatures: A sizeable part of the credentialing and enrollment industry’s efforts to go paperless hinge on electronic signatures (e-signatures).
For Commercial Enrollment: Delegate, Don’t Suffocate: No matter the type of healthcare facility, delegation to one or more payers is a practice that’s gaining traction.
In Pursuit of Paperless and Other Office Automation Goals: There’s little defense against the growing list of reasons paper must go. In which of these do you see your office reflected?
PECOS: Get Started With PECOS For Online Medicare Provider Enrollment: If you’re not using PECOS to enroll providers or supplier organizations into Medicare, you’re missing out on automation.
PECOS: Medicare Revalidations in PECOS Save Time: If you submit a revalidation application after the due date, the MAC could withhold Medicare payments, deactivate billing privileges, or revoke existing billing privileges.
PE Pros Don’t Take Initial “No” from Payers: When it comes to enrolling providers in CMS and commercial insurance companies, much is out of your control. However, there are steps you can take after receiving a denial from a payer.
Six habits of dental and vision practices with strong enrollment, compliance, and reimbursement: A white paper that cites actions to positively impact reimbursement by engaging w/payers.
When PE Oversight Transitions to a Busy MSO: 1. Job Description: Part 1 includes due diligence, a staff analysis, and assessment of the payer universe. A job description for PE specialist is included.
When PE Oversight Transitions to a Busy MSO: 2. Workflow: Part 2 documents the flow to initially enroll and credential providers in multiple plans.
When PE Oversight Transitions to a Busy MSO: 3. KPIs: Part 3 establishes productivity metrics/key productivity indicators (KPIs) for starting out and for advanced assessment.