It’s important to know what is going on at your home health agency at all times, especially when it comes to the business and finance issues. Home Health billing errors can cost your agency a significant amount in penalties and fees. Luckily, we’ve outlined several ways for you to stay on top of those errors and avoid problems.Continue Reading
Best Practices for Working with Home Health and Hospice Commercial Payers
Medicare continues to reduce payments, forcing home health and hospice agencies to look for other ways to maintain revenue and profits. One alternative source of revenue to consider is commercial payers. To be successful when working with commercial (private insurance) payers your agency will need to be organized and well prepared.
It’s important to know what is going on at your home health agency at all times, especially when it comes to the business and financial issues. Home health billing errors can cost your agency a significant amount in penalties and fees. Luckily, we’ve outlined several ways for you to mitigate home health billing errors and avoid problems.Continue Reading
When reviewing a home health billing company for your agency, you should consider which features are most important to you, however there are four essential features that you definitely want to be sure you don’t miss:
Accurate billing with fast turnaround: HHAs should choose a billing company that will submit clean, accurate claims quickly, speeding up the reimbursement process while reducing the number of unpaid or denied claims.Continue Reading
Tips for Preventing Home Health Billing Errors.
Home health and Hospice agencies today are feeling the pressure of reduced or delayed payments as well as increased expenses. To avoid home health billing errors, it is more important than ever that billing is done right the first time, every time.
Home health billing errors can lead to denials and reduced cash flow.