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Medicaid & Telemedicine: Top 10 FAQs

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Nov 12, 2015
At eVisit, we get a lot of interest from healthcare providers who want to offer better care access to their Medicaid patients. And why not? Telemedicine can be a great way to make sure even your Medicaid patients who live far away or have trouble getting into the office get all the care they need....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, coding, coverage, dentist, doctor, faq, home care, home monitoring, medicaid, mHealth, physician, policy, reimbursement, state policy, telehealth, Telemedicine, telemedicine policy

Infographic: What does the Average Physician's Day Look Like?

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Nov 3, 2015
We've all heard the story about the overworked, burned-out physician. U.S. doctors are up against a lot nowadays, between overflowing patient case loads, strict policy requirements, and tighter bottom lines. More doctors are retiring early or leaving the field. A recent Medscape survey found 46% of physicians reported burnout just last year!...
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Topics: admin, administrative, billing, eVisit Blog Posts, coding, family practice, office staff, pediatric, physician burnout, physician-first, physicians, Practice Management, psychiatry, specialty

How to Improve Your Practice’s Collections Process

Posted by Melanie Reed, Nov 2, 2015
Every practice manager knows that accounts receivable management is top priority in running a successful practice. Group professionals frequently struggle with how to deal with self-pay patients and insurance companies that don’t pay in a timely manner, or don’t pay whatsoever....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, cash flow, collections, credit, insurance, payment, profit, profitable practice

Is Outsourced Medical Coding the Right Choice for Your Practice?

Posted by Jerry Mason, Oct 14, 2015
Whether you’re part of a small practice, a large physician group, clinic or hospital, outsourced medical coding is worth considering....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, coding, ICD-10, medical billing, medical coding, Practice Management, profitability, profitable practice, revenue, workflow

10 Tips to Improve your Medical Practice Cash Flow

Posted by Melanie Reed, Oct 6, 2015
Ready to get your medical practice cash flow up? You’re in luck! In this next installment of my Cash Flow blog series, I’ll walk you through some cash flow basics and a few best practices used by progressive practices. Make these changes and you’re guaranteed to see results....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, cash flow, charges, collection policy, credit, credit policy, melanie reed, payment plans, reimbursement, training

Countdown to ICD-10: 7 Last-minute Tips

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Sep 23, 2015
ICD-10 is just a couple weeks away, but is your practice ready for the big coding changes? If you feel like you’re not quite there yet, you’re not alone. According to an August 2015 study by Porter Research 85% of healthcare practitioner respondents believe they will be ready for the deadline, but 57% said they weren’t on track at the moment....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, ICD-10, medical coding, Practice Management

7 Ways Patient Engagement Can Make and Save You Money

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Aug 19, 2015
It’s All About ROI: 7 Ways Patient Engagement Can Make and Save You Money...
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, compliance, mHealth, Patient Engagement, patient portals, profit, profitability, revenue, workflow

A 4-Step Strategy for Better Patient Collections

Posted by Melanie Reed, Aug 13, 2015
In a majority of cases, medical practices approach patient collections the same way for all patients. It makes sense – there’s a standard process, and it’s easy for staff to just go through the motions for all patients....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, cash flow, collections, costs, patient billing, patient collections, Practice Management, profitability, profitable practice, revenue

Medicare and Telemedicine: Top 10 FAQs

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Aug 12, 2015
As a telemedicine company, we know that navigating issues around telemedicine policy and reimbursement can be tricky. Afterall, your job as a provider isn’t to be an expert on telemedicine rules – it’s to provide the very best care to your patients.  ...
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, eligibility, financial health, insurance, Medicare, medicare guidelines, profitability, reimbursement, remote visits, telehealth, Telemedicine

How to Negotiate Higher Physician Reimbursement Rates  

Posted by Nathaniel Arana, Aug 3, 2015
Nothing matters more to your practice’s bottom line than reimbursement rates. A physician’s reimbursement rates can determine the difference between profitability and breaking-even — or going out of business. Rates need to be carefully negotiated for a practice to remain profitable....
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Topics: ACA, Affordable Care Act, billing, eVisit Blog Posts, insurance, payees, payers, profitability, reimbursement

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