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What Every Radiologist Should Know About Medical Billing

Posted on February 8, 2017 in Billing Audit
Most of the radiologists we know went to medical school to practice medicine, not to become experts in medical billing. At the same time, the effectiveness of the billing staff has such a huge impact on profits that it can't be ignored. This paper offers the basic formulas and benchmarks radiologists need to gauge the performance of their billing operation. It is not a comprehensive study of the various facets ...Read More

The True Cost Of Radiology Billing

Posted on February 8, 2017 in Billing Audit
“There is no shame in not knowing; the shame lies in not finding out.” Russian Proverb One of the common questions radiologists have concerning their billing is how much should they be paying? This white paper will take you quickly and simply through the issues related to the cost of billing including the areas with the highest potential impact and those most commonly overlooked. Our topic areas are: Basic Cost ...Read More

In-sourcing: The Basics and the Benefits

Posted on February 8, 2017 in Operations
One of the traditional debates in the billing community has always been between in-house billing versus outsourced billing. Each has its advantages. In-house billing is under the complete control of the group, has knowledge of the local payers and practice policies. In surveys, in-house billing often slightly outperforms out-sourced billing in collections. They also tend to have a higher billing cost. Out-sourced billing has the advantages of economies of scale, ...Read More