Hospitalist Medical Billing Services
Expediting Turnaround Time for Hospitalist Groups
When it comes to medical billing and coding for hospitalist groups, it’s critical to have specialized knowledge of the field and most importantly of the processes to ensure the timely and accurate entry of charges. Accurate and efficient internist and hospitalist coding requires education on updates and changes in the industry and keen knowledge of the workflows within hospital systems. Hospitalist are routinely faced with struggles between clinical documentation and charge capture and submission to a billing group.
Hospitalist Billing Needs
In a hospital setting, billing providers need to be able to read and abstract facesheets from hospitals, round-sheets and sometimes operative notes. This is a key component for efficient and profitable billing and coding procedures. At Quest National Services, we work diligently to apply correct CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS Level II assignments.
Hospital Groups nationwide know that the complexities of their practice will be accurately reflected in their medical billing and coding using QuestNS’ expertise and services.
Hospitalist Billing Services
What sets QuestNS apart from our competitors is the value we place on ensuring that your medical billing process is as smooth, quick, and profitable as possible. When any uncertain information is encountered, our team will work closely with the facilities you travel to clarify the issue as soon as possible before submitting the claim. We ensure a quick and accurate billing process by preventing unnecessary balancing and billing. As a result, hospitalist patients are more satisfied, which equates to higher NET revenue for your hospitalist organization.
Medicare and COB
We understand the intricacies of managing billing and coding for patients who receive Medicare coverage or are covered by multiple policies. We have extensive knowledge of Medicare billing and coding to ensure that cardiologist practices don’t experience issues with claims submission and reimbursement. We’re also well-versed in coordination of benefits (COB) procedures for those patients who require more complex billing services.
QuestNS Assistance Advantage
At QuestNS, we understand that the goal of a hospitalist group is to provide top-notch care for patients that are suffering from any number of ailments within the confines of an in-patient facility setting. Our goal is aligned with this, and we strive to clear away the mundane tasks in order to allow the medical experts to focus on the medical aspects of the organization. Our experts also work hard to ensure the highest degree of return from services performed so that practices can continue to function at optimal levels and offer patients the very best hospitalist services.
Whether you’re on one of the many preferred systems shown above or are on another web-based solution – one of our consultants will be more than happy to discuss options of increasing your efficiency while decreasing your expenses. If you’re practice is in need of a new EMR or Practice Management/Billing Software, reach out to us today to take advantage of the discounts Quest National Services can bring to your practice.
Special Hospitalist Considerations
We pay special attention to critical changes in the industry that will inevitably affect the billing and coding process. It’s critical to have consistent knowledge of treatment changes such as in-office imaging, Doppler and other echo services, and implanted devices’ follow-up procedures.
The hospitalist billing process requires knowledge and diligence in coding, general billing procedures, and proper modifier application. We know what it takes to bolster a hospitalist practice through effective billing and coding, and we strive to help these practices flourish in today’s competitive medical environment.