Patient Collection Strategies for Radiology Billing

Posted on June 18, 2018 in General
There is an old saying in billing that self-pay equals "no pay". While it is still very hard to collect from patients, there are some things you can do to increase the odds of payment. 3 Ways to Collect Billing Payments 1. Offer Customers Convenient Payment Methods The last thing you want to do is make it hard for your patients to pay you. If you are lucky enough to ...Read More

How to Improve a Radiology Billing Department

Posted on June 4, 2018 in Billing Audit, General
Radiology billing can be complicated. Fixing a broken radiology billing department is even more difficult. Luckily, there are a few simple ways you can improve your radiology billing department that doesn’t require much time or effort. 7 Ways to Improve Your Radiology Billing 1. Understand the numbers and industry standards There is a phrase used in management that is applicable here: people don’t do what you expect them to do, ...Read More

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