Ambulance Billing

COVID-19 Cleaning Practices for EMS Billing Offices

EMS Billing & EMS Professionals

Explore our EMS office disinfecting strategies to help keep your EMS billing staff safe. Coronavirus created a sense of panic, leaving some businesses and companies unable to even revisit their offices to collect necessary belongings. Since the staff members have left the office, with minimal notice, the condition in which the offices/desks were left could have created a worse scene for a crew, or a nightmare for when EMS billers return. The strategy in disinfecting office space is similar to home and office settings.

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Work From Home Best Practices for EMS Billers

EMS Billing & EMS Professionals

Working from home now? Here are some remote working best practices for EMS billers to consider. Many organizations, including EMS billing offices, are working through unprecedented changes right now, leaving employees feeling anxious and overwhelmed — especially if they are unexpectedly “forced” to work from home. 

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Ambulance Billing Best Practice: Review EMS Billing Basics for Hospice Transports

EMS Best Practices & Ambulance Billing

  This blog post is part of a series that addresses ambulance billing best practices. Our ambulance billing blog series highlights tips and insights to help you improve ambulance billing efficiency, lower ambulance claim rejections, and get reimbursed faster.

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Ambulance Billing Best Practice: Avoid EMS Documentation Issues

EMS Best Practices & Ambulance Billing

This blog post is part of a series that addresses ambulance billing best practices. Our ambulance billing blog series highlights tips and insights to help you improve ambulance billing efficiency, lower ambulance claim rejections, and get reimbursed faster.

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Ambulance Billing Best Practice: Understand Prior Authorization Rules for Non-Emergent Transports

EMS Best Practices & Ambulance Billing

This blog post is part of a series that addresses ambulance billing services. Our ambulance billing blog series highlights tips and insights to help you improve ambulance billing efficiency, lower ambulance claim rejections, and get reimbursed faster. It’s an ideal time to revisit the prior authorization rules and review practices that can quicken approval processes.  With the recent news that CMS extended the testing of the Medicare Prior Authorization Model for Repetitive, Scheduled Non-Emergent Ambulance Transports through December 1, 2020, we thought it might be a good time to revisit the prior authorization rules and offer some tips for quick and accurate turnaround in the approval processes. 

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Ambulance Billing Best Practice: Know How to Manage Denials

EMS Best Practices & Ambulance Billing

Appropriately managing insurance claim denials and appeal processes for each type of insurance payer is vital for payment. This blog post is part of a series that addresses ambulance billing best practices. Our ambulance billing blog series highlights tips and insights to help you improve ambulance billing efficiency, lower ambulance claim rejections, and get reimbursed faster.

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Ambulance Billing Best Practice: Properly Code Ambulance Transport Origins and Destinations

EMS Best Practices & Ambulance Billing

An important ambulance billing best practice is knowing how to code ambulance transport origins and destinations properly. This blog post is part of a series that addresses ambulance billing services. Our ambulance billing blog series highlights tips and insights to help you improve ambulance billing efficiency, lower ambulance claim rejections, and get reimbursed faster.

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Ambulance Billing Best Practice: Understand What's Needed to Establish Medical Necessity

EMS Best Practices & Ambulance Billing

What EMS documentation do you need to prove medical necessity? This blog post is part of a series that addresses ambulance billing best practices. Our ambulance billing blog series highlights tips and insights to help you improve ambulance billing efficiency, lower ambulance claim rejections, and get reimbursed faster. 

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Ambulance Billing Best Practice: Understand How EMS Service Levels Can Improve Your Reimbursement

EMS Best Practices & Ambulance Billing

Why is it crucial for ambulance billing experts to understand EMS service levels?  This blog post is part of a series that addresses ambulance billing best practices. Our ambulance billing blog series highlights tips and insights to help you improve ambulance billing efficiency, lower ambulance claim rejections, and get reimbursed faster. 

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Ambulance Billing Best Practice: Ensure Hospital-to-Hospital Ambulance Transport Reimbursement

EMS Best Practices & Ambulance Billing

Hospital-to-hospital ambulance billing can be difficult but not impossible. This blog post is part of a series that addresses ambulance billing best practices. Our ambulance billing blog series highlights tips and insights to help you improve ambulance billing efficiency, lower ambulance claim rejections, and get reimbursed faster. 

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