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A History of Radiology Group and Imaging Center Billing Analysis

Posted on April 26, 2018 in General
I do a great deal of analysis on radiology group and imaging center billing. My estimate is that I’ve done well over 100 in all my years in this business. The results during this time have been very predictable—about half the groups were doing better than average and about half less than average. Related: Is Above-Average Good Enough? Doing this analysis is part science and part art. The hard part ...Read More

Choosing A Radiology Billing Company

Posted on April 2, 2018 in General
Whether you are already working with a billing company or you are searching for one to help improve your revenue cycle, there are various factors to take into account when choosing a radiology billing company. The most important thing is to know what sets a good billing company apart from a bad billing company. Red Flags for Billing Companies In the perfect world, you’d be able to examine the books ...Read More

Coding & Documentation Risks for Diagnostic Radiology Services

Posted on March 23, 2018 in General
This blog first appeared on RadRx. One of the areas that present the greatest risk for providers of radiology services is incomplete documentation. Although providers may be coding correctly for the services rendered, often the radiology report does not have adequate documentation to substantiate services that were billed. Most post-payment reviews of radiology claims involve sending medical records to a payer or auditor. Their determination is based on what is ...Read More