An Outsourced Radiology Coding Case Study

Posted on February 16, 2018 in General
This case study follows the implementation and success of a national imaging center chain who outsourced coding to Dexios. We were initially approached by the client to analyze radiology coding. Immediately upon becoming a Dexios client, the group saw incredible results. By moving from 3M (formerly Coderyte) to Imagine Software, the group was able to reduce their costs by 20%, keeping their coders and billing in-house, while using outsourced coding ...Read More

MIPS Success Story

Posted on February 9, 2018 in General
The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), previously referred to as the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI), was a quality reporting incentive program initiated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. This has since been combined into the MIPS program. First implemented in 2006, PQRS is an example of a pay for performance initiative that awards providers and practices for reporting high quality healthcare data. When PQRS first came out, ...Read More

How Some Radiologists Will Make More Money in 2018

Posted on December 21, 2017 in General
We all want to make more money next year, right? Unfortunately, making more money typically requires putting in more work. Same goes for radiologists. Not a single one of them will make more money next year unless they put in longer hours. The payors aren’t going to pay more and it’s doubtful that hospitals are going to entertain kicking in more subsidies. There is one exception to make more money ...Read More