The use of a third party billing service is becoming common practice throughout the medical field and is rapidly increasing within the dialysis industry due to the increased resources necessary to bill for dialysis reimbursement. By using a third party service that specializes in dialysis billing, organizations are able to leave the time-consuming billing regulatory compliance legwork to the experts. This not only helps increase providers’ collections, but it frees up more time for the caregivers to focus on direct patient care.
We all are aware of the complicated nature of medical billing. From diagnosis codes to claim forms, medication doses to medication routes, there is a wealth of parts that make up a claim and numerous opportunities for errors. Dialysis billing is certainly no exception and may present even more opportunities for error due to the number of treatment activities a patient receives monthly and how claims are processed.
With the high frequency of treatment activities, medical costs, and the overhead of running a dialysis facility 10 – 16 hours a
Third party dialysis billing services offer independent dialysis facilities and hospitals a cost-effective way to handle the increasingly complicated administrative tasks associated with insurance and patient collections. A good third party billing partner will alleviate the monthly stress of billing and collections allowing organizations to focus valuable time on quality patient outcomes.
If you need to speak to someone about your dialysis billing needs, or if you’re just not sure that you’re collecting on everything you should be, schedule a free consultation with one of our dialysis billing consultants today.