Anesthesiology

Consulting

Coronis Health's Anesthesiology Service Group gives you an outside perspective with insider expertise, providing health care practice consulting to evaluate billing, reimbursement, and compliance operations at all levels.

Our consultants can deliver solutions that help you maximize your revenue cycle and optimize efficiencies to reduce costs, while increasing the value and effectiveness of your billing function. Our consulting services offer analysis and strategic improvement plans in the following key areas:

Specialized practice support

  • Clinic operations
  • Billing & collection processes
  • Group payroll and compensation models
  • IT infrastructure
  • Expert witness and professional testimony

Financial management

  • Profit & Loss analysis
  • Marketplace analysis of fees
  • Evaluation of revenue opportunities

Performance improvement

  • Executive “Report Card”
  • Individual & group credentialing analysis
  • Practice benchmarking
  • Provider measurement & comparison to industry

Reimbursement & Coding Optimization

  • Contracted payor review
  • Coding & documentation audit
  • Cradle-to-grave billing audit
  • Allowable, co-pay, & deductible handling
  • Capitation pricing impact & fee schedule analysis

Compliance Education & Training

Our approach to compliance management and helping our anesthesia practices meet proper coding and changing regulatory demands
is unique we believe in a balanced approach that emphasizes practical application coupled with state-of-the art coding surveillance and
exception reporting. For example, our individualized Coding Communications help anesthesiologists stay on top of coding compliance
and provide direct and personalized coding education and advice to the provider.At SupportMed, our systems and processing
sequences take into account CCI, RAC, and other anesthesia-specific compliance edits to continuingly and optimally provide a layer of
extra protection for our clients, including:

  • MD/CRNA Care Team modifiers
  • Med Direction/supervisions concurrency checks
  • Broken med direction
  • Blocks, lines, and modifier coding
  • Anes start/end case overlaps; Discontinuous
    Time
  • HIPPA (including Security & Privacy
    requirements)
  • Stark I & II
  • Hi-Tech requirements
  • Electronic data control & confidentiality
  • Duplicate charge screening
  • Gender-code conflicts
  • Mutually-exclusive code sets
  • Practice compliance & audit programs
  • Compliance audits and check-ups
  • Written Corporate Compliance Plans
  • Corporate Policy & Procedure Handbooks
  • Payor & RAC audit defense
  • Coding profiles & comparison reporting
  • Physical status & qualifying circumstances
  • Locum tenens & reciprocal billing
  • Relief
  • Post-op pain coding rules
  • Overpayment & refund mgt
  • Proper primary/secondary/tertiary claim
    processing
  • ICD-10 code sets

At Coronis Health, we help anesthesia practitioners understand how to effectively balance proper and needed compliance with the right
strategies for internal administration. Our health care compliance approach minimizes risk while providing data safeguards and practical
policies & administration to our clients.

Contact us today to discover how Coronis Health can help you take the administrative side of your practice to the next level.