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June 16, 2022
by Simon Hughes

Why Billers Limit Your Access — And What You Can Do About It

Now more than ever, it’s important to work with a biller that has the skill, experience, and data to deliver maximum billing and collections. Partners don’t keep secrets. At Coronis Health, we are 100% transparent. Our team offers complete access to our medical billing software. Our clients can view patient statements, reimbursement rates, monthly projections, […]

June 8, 2022
by Simon Hughes

How Upgrading From An Amateur Biller Can Improve Behavioral Health Collections

Traditional third-party billing is dead. It’s the data-driven era. The stakes are high for inpatient and outpatient treatment facilities as the very nature of treatment undergoes some degree of change. As personal and professional lives shift under Covid-19, many facilities are reporting three- and four-fold increases in admissions.  Working side-by-side with our clients during this […]

April 25, 2022
by Simon Hughes

Choosing the Right Outsourcing Service: 5 Questions to Ask

When you decide to outsource your medical billing, you need to do your research to ensure that you connect with the right company for your facility’s needs, such as claim processing, offered services, staff training, AR management, and analytic reports. When you find the right billing company, all of these needs – and more – […]

March 9, 2022
by Simon Hughes

7 Signs You Need to Outsource

Medical billing is a complex process that requires the focus of skilled, certified billers and coders who are trained in the procedures that facilitate a healthy revenue cycle and prompt reimbursement for a healthcare facility. If you are struggling with timely filing, delays in receiving reimbursement, or staff burnout, you may need to consider outsourcing […]

January 15, 2020
by Simon Hughes

Evaluating practice performance – start with the numbers

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 22, 2019
by Simon Hughes

How to ease the sting of patient collections

Collecting overdue payment from patients is not easy. And if you’ve developed good doctor-patient relationships, it can be even more difficult, especially when unexpected charges or more-expensive-than-expected ones put them in a financial bind.

October 22, 2019
by Simon Hughes

How to handle medical billing patient phone calls

Medical billers must have a comprehensive knowledge of various aspects of physician practice management. They must know billing and coding as well as explain the costs of medical treatment to a patient in person. They must also know Medicare/Medicaid regulations, HIPAA, and other complex state/federal guidelines, insurance requirements, and more.

October 4, 2019
by Simon Hughes

3 steps to simplify patient payments

These days, it is both easier and more difficult for patients to pay their medical bills.

October 4, 2019
by Simon Hughes

Beyond appointment reminders

Many practices use an automated system for sending appointment reminders. You’re already paying for the service and the call, so why not maximize its value to your practice? Here’s some small changes to your appointment reminders that can yield big results.