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Hospice Coding &
Billing Services

Simplify your hospice revenue cycle management!

Is your revenue stream being impacted by denied claims, underpayment, or coding/billing mistakes? HEALTHCAREfirst’s hospice coding and billing services ensure that you are accurately reimbursed for the services you provide, each and every time. When you partner with us, you get more than just hospice coding and billing…you get a team of specialized experts dedicated to your financial success.

Coding & Billing Services Benefits:

Receive Full Payment for Your Services

Don’t miss out on full reimbursements! HEALTHCAREfirst ensures that you are paid in full for the services you provide. Our expert hospice billers and coders have the knowledge and experience necessary to ensure that no money is left on the table.

Reduce Risk of Audit & Takebacks

Accurate coding and billing should be a top priority for the financial success of any hospice. We aim to submit clean, accurate claims so you don’t have to worry about RAC audits, ZPIC audits, or takebacks. Our team of experts are kept apprised of all changes in rules and regulations, so you can rest assured your claims are correct.

Increase Cash Flow

Our hospice coding and billing teams are not only accurate, but they are fast too! Their expertise enables us to speed up the reimbursement process while reducing unpaid or denied claims. We also have extensive experience in addressing problems that could affect reimbursement, allowing us to quickly overcome payment obstacles.

Hospice Coding Services

Erroneous claims can cost your hospice on-time reimbursements and wasted administrative time. HEALTHCAREfirst’s coding services increases coding accuracy and reduces turnaround time, while ensuring maximum reimbursement. Agencies who trust HEALTHCAREfirst with their hospice coding can rest assured that while they concentrate on providing quality patient care, our experts are focused on fast, precise coding.

What’s Included:

  • Experienced, certified hospice coding team
  • Events are coded and returned by the next business day
  • Initial and ongoing status evaluation to determine how your hospice is doing
  • Regular coding status reviews to uncover areas for improvement
  • Web-based analytics including claims timeliness, clean claim rate, and more
  • No faxing or scanning of documents necessary – we log into your software system and can work with multiple software systems

Hospice Billing Services

No matter what type of payor you bill, HEALTHCAREfirst’s hospice billing experts have the knowledge, training and experience needed to submit clean, accurate, and timely claims. Enjoy the benefits of easy, pain-free billing and focus on what matters most – patient care.

What’s Included:

  • Expert team of hospice billers with extensive billing experience
  • Ability to bill a variety of payers, including Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial insurance
  • Hospice claims are billed within 24 hours with payments posted within three days
  • Medicare Notice of Elections (NOEs) are submitted on your behalf
  • Regular communication between our hospice billing team and your agency to address any errors, ensuring that your account is up to date
  • Web-based intelligence data including revenue performance, payer-specific analysis, and more

Schedule a free revenue cycle analysis to see if you’re collecting everything that you’re owed.