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May 18, 2022
by Simon Hughes

How Outsourcing Your Addiction Treatment Center Medical Billing Can Reduce Denial Rates

Sorting through behavioral health reimbursement regulations can be a time-consuming and costly process. It’s common for small facilities like addiction treatment centers to have limited administrative assistance for billing and collections—some providers even manage billing themselves. This arrangement can be overwhelming and lead to breaks in the revenue cycles and lost income.  Addiction treatment facilities can […]

May 4, 2022
by Simon Hughes

Best Practices for Improved Financials Post-COVID Part 1: Systems Optimization

The COVID pandemic became a public health crisis that presented challenges with growing repercussions. Practices had the task of pivoting their business and system operations to restore and strengthen revenues, adapt to the changing environment post-pandemic, and accelerate their growth. In a webinar, medical billing experts from Coronis Health join for a panel discussion about […]

March 9, 2022
by Simon Hughes

Affected by the Labor Shortage? Coronis Can Help

Health care facilities are under constant pressure to reduce costs and improve productivity—to do more with less. The increased demands and staff shortages brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic have further exacerbated an already challenging situation.  In a tight health care labor market, your ability to maintain continuity of patient care with manageable staffing levels […]

February 2, 2022
by Simon Hughes

Outsourcing Medical Billing: Benefits vs. Costs

Outsourcing medical billing may sound expensive, but the benefits can outweigh the costs. Let’s explore the real ROI on outsourcing medical billing – Coronis Health can provide tips to help you determine whether outsourcing is the right choice for your facility.  5 Signs You Should Outsource Your Medical Billing Medical billing is a critical component […]

February 11, 2021
by Simon Hughes

Are You Properly Billing and Coding COVID-19 Vaccinations At Your Hospital?

Now that we have approved and recommended COVID-19 vaccines (Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna), it’s time to execute the correct medical billing and coding strategy to sustain the country’s vaccination efforts properly. These medical codes were nonexistent a year ago. Still, since we face a global pandemic, healthcare practitioners must quickly adapt to these new guidelines to […]

January 29, 2020
by Simon Hughes

Why physicians are concerned about public access to medicare payment data

January 28, 2020
by Simon Hughes

Eligibility and verification

When the patient arrives the day of the appointment, the first thing your staff should be verifying is the patient’s insurance. Sometimes you find that insurance has changed in just the short period between scheduling and appointment day. Another reason for insurance verification is to prevent or detect insurance fraud/identity theft. According to The Institute […]

January 8, 2020
by Simon Hughes

6 New rules of practicing medicine

December 11, 2019
by Simon Hughes

EHR can boost collection results

The use of EHR systems for the healthcare industry is pivotal and one of the biggest investments for a practice to have. The article below discusses how EHR systems can boost collection results by easing the process of the revenue cycle. More modern EHR systems have the ability to handle most aspects of the front […]

October 4, 2019
by Simon Hughes

Health of the healthcare system video

A new animated video on the Peterson-Kaiser Health System Tracker provides an engaging “check-up” of the nation’s health system, addressing questions of whether it’s getting better or worse and how it compares to other countries.