New PCM Codes for Medical Billing and Coding Services in 2022

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has enormous influence in the field of medical billing. That isn’t surprising, given the importance of Medicare and Medicaid billings to physician revenue. When CMS decrees that...

Medical coding is complex. Medical coders follow guidelines created by the American Medical Association (AMA) and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to assign codes to the services and procedures performed by healthcare...

What Are the Rules for Billing Remote Therapeutic Monitoring Codes?

Remote monitoring of patients is a way for healthcare providers to access information about patients who are not in the provider’s presence. Healthcare providers gather data from their patients without requiring the patient to visit...

Lawyers use medical billing experts in a variety of legal proceedings. In personal injury cases, plaintiffs must typically prove that the medical expenses they seek to recover are reasonable. Defendants, on the other hand, often...

How Does Insurance Affect the Reasonableness of Medical Bills?

Accident victims who have health insurance typically submit their medical bills to their insurers for payment. Depending on the nature of their insurance plan, the victims will usually pay a co-pay or a deductible. The...

Clinics, hospitals, medical practices, and other organizations that provide medical services often outsource their medical billing. Rather than adding the costs of a medical billing department to their business expenses, they take advantage of efficiencies...

Can You Do Medical Billing and Coding at Home?

A career in medical billing and coding is an attractive option for individuals who want some assurance that their job isn’t likely to disappear in the foreseeable future. Many office jobs, including secretarial and office...

Medical billing is unlike billing for most professions. A plumbing company’s billing clerk might prepare a bill based on a plumber’s record of time spent on a project and add charges for supplies used in...

Medical CPT Codes: What is CPT?

Medical bills are claims for payment for the services provided the healthcare providers. Billings are usually submitted to insurance companies or to government agencies responsible for Medicare and Medicaid. The bills follow formats that insurers...

Florida law requires all private vehicle owners to carry Personal Injury Protection (PIP) insurance. Also known as “no-fault” insurance, Florida’s PIP insurance covers occupants of the insured vehicle regardless of which driver caused the accident. ...