New to Optometry Billing? Here's What You Need to Know

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Tue, Jan 10, 2017 @ 14:01 PM

Whether you've just joined an optometry practice as a billing manager, or you're a practice owner that just lost your billing expert, there is always something to learn about the optometry billing process. If you're a lone biller in a practice, you're probably up to your neck managing the entire practice's constant stream of new and working claims. Whatever your situation is, if you have a hand in your practice's billing cycle we've got a short list of four things you should definitely know about your billing process.

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Choosing the Right Optometric Billing Solution for Your Practice

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Tue, Jan 03, 2017 @ 14:01 PM

At the end of the year, your practice is scrambling to fit patients into your schedule, provide quality care, and maximize profits from insurance claims. Unfortunately, the claims lifecycle can be unpredictable, which can cause claims to pile up during your busiest times. Your practice is already using a clearinghouse solution for your claims management, but if your optometric billing manager can’t keep up with the claims, you might be missing a large part of your potential revenue.

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Things We Shared About Claim Management This Year

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Thu, Dec 22, 2016 @ 14:12 PM

The year is coming to a close, and your busy season is almost over. Now is the time to collect on your claim reimbursements, look back on your year, and prepare for 2017. At VisionWeb, we often look back at our year and assess the topics we’ve covered. And, we found your favorite posts on claim filing and claim management.

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3 Signs Your Optical Practice Outgrew Your Claims Management Process

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Thu, Dec 08, 2016 @ 14:12 PM

Your practice has come a long way since it opened, but you still have some fire left in you to continue caring for your community’s ocular health. The only problem is, your practice may have outgrown your claims management processes, which could be leaving revenue on the table.

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Optometric Billing Solution Showdown: Clearinghouse vs Revenue Cycle Management

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Tue, Dec 06, 2016 @ 14:12 PM

A lot goes into generating revenue from insurance claims. The tasks required for an optometric practice to stay on top of their claims and guide each claim through the claim management lifecycle is a long, tedious, and error-prone process. However, even the best optometric billing manager can fall behind if they don’t have the right software or guidance. A small hurdle in the claim management lifecycle can snowball into more problems, a larger stack of unfiled claims, and more denials due to missed deadlines.

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