How Successful Billing Managers Avoid Common Claim Filing Mistakes

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Thu, Aug 31, 2017 @ 15:08 PM

The claims lifecycle is long and complicated. Its complexity multiplies when you factor in the number of new claims a billing manager must submit while simultaneously working rejections. Although claims management is a complicated, time-consuming job, some billing managers have found a way to avoid making claim filing mistakes to help the practice maximize their profits from claims reimbursements.

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17 Insurance Definitions Your Billing Manager Should Know

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Tue, Aug 29, 2017 @ 14:08 PM

The world of health insurance and medical billing and coding can be a complicated one. Even experienced billers have to face ever-evolving changes from insurance companies and government regulations. It makes it even more challenging when your office has hired a new biller or someone with less experience who needs to get up to speed quickly with all of the correct information and processes. Today, we want to share a quick list of some of the most common insurance and billing terms and definitions that every optometry biller should know. 

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What to Do in Your First 30 Days as an Optician

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Thu, Aug 24, 2017 @ 14:08 PM

Starting a new job is an exciting time, but it can also come with a level of stress and worry about what's ahead and if you'll perform up to the standards that are expected of you. Having a clear plan of action, training strategy, and knowing what your goals are in the new role will help shape your first few weeks on the job.

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The Affect Of Biller Burnout In Your Optometric Practice

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Tue, Aug 22, 2017 @ 15:08 PM

Over the past couple of weeks, your optometric practice has been busy with patients getting their annual exam before they head back to school. While an increase in traffic is good for your practice, profit, and patients, the increased workload may be adding stress to your optometric billing manager who is tasked with managing the claims and payments. The increased workload could lead to biller burnout, which can result in unpaid claims and your billing manager leaving your optometric practice.

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How to Encourage Patients to Promote Your Eyecare Practice

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Thu, Aug 17, 2017 @ 14:08 PM

You can promote your eyecare practice all you want, but typically the strongest and most successful types of promotion will come from your current patients and their word of mouth recommendations to their friends and family. Without bluntly asking for patients to post reviews or share stories on social media there are ways you can encourage your patients to do this on their own throughout your office.

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