BC Advantage - 2009 Issue 11

Web-based medical claims clearinghouse enables orthopedics practice to slash days in AR

It's not unusual for a practice management (PM) system vendor to form a partnership or even share ownership with a clearinghouse service. Often, it's a good thing for both parties.But it might not be so advantageous for a physician practice. Such arrangements lock the practice into a single vendor for claims management. And, if that vendor is faulty, the revenue cycle suffers.Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan (OAM) found itself in such a situation not long ago. We had relied upon a reputable PM system for years, but it limited us to using proprietary claims processing software. Unfortunately, claims...

To read the full article, sign in and subscribe to BC Advantage.

Access to this feature is available in the following products:
  • BC Advantage, 30+ CEUs & Webinars

free demo
request yours today
for any budget
sign IN
welcome back!