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IS A/R SOARING AND BECOMING UNMANAGEABLE FOR YOUR PRACTICE? When it comes to the collection of patient co pays and deductibles, medical practices are always caught in the crosshairs. Therefore, it becomes necessary to have an effective patient payment strategy in place so that the workflow of the practice is streamlined. You need to stop making accounts receivable mistakes and start managing practice collections in a smart manner. According to a survey conducted by the MGMA (Medical Group Management Association), practices generate approximately 25% of their revenue from patient payments. So if your practice is failing to collect these payments on time, you might end up experiencing a significant loss of http://www.247medicalbillingservices.com revenue.


IS A/R SOARING AND BECOMING UNMANAGEABLE FOR YOUR PRACTICE? Also, practices need to avoid the following patient collection mistakes: 1.

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Is your staff collecting insufficient or inaccurate financial data from patients? This is the biggest mistake that can result in problem accounts and increase A/R. Your staff should be held accountable if patient information and insurance information isn’t being updated every at every visit. Not offering sufficient payment options is another mistake that your practice should avoid. It is not recommended to restrict you to take cash. Also, your practice needs to have a strong financial policy which needs to be communicated to the patients. Make sure you are prepared by checking your EHR and creating a list of all patients that have huge payment backlog. http://www.247medicalbillingservices.com


IS A/R SOARING AND BECOMING UNMANAGEABLE FOR YOUR PRACTICE? About 247 Medical Billing Services: We are a medical billing company that offers ‘24/7 Medical Billing Services’ and support physicians, hospitals, medical institutions and group practices with our end to end medical billing solutions. We help you earn more revenue with our quick and affordable services. Our customized Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) solutions allow physicians to attract additional revenue and reduce administrative burden or losses. Contact: 247 Medical Billing Services Tel: +1 888-502-0537 Email: info@247medicalbillingservices.com http://www.247medicalbillingservices.com

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Is A/R Soaring and Becoming Unmanageable For Your Practice?  

When it comes to the collection of patient co pays and deductibles, medical practices are always caught in the crosshairs. Therefore, it bec...

Is A/R Soaring and Becoming Unmanageable For Your Practice?  

When it comes to the collection of patient co pays and deductibles, medical practices are always caught in the crosshairs. Therefore, it bec...

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