With the help of web analytics , question and answer websites, forums, we came across the most searched queries . And, today we will discuss one of them. We reached out to Sophia Johnson,eClinicalWorks billing specialist at PracticeBridge to share her insights and she provided us six simple steps to submit secondary claims.
Open your system, follow these steps below and say no to Clearing House rejections!
Go to claims in Billing, enter the claim# and select lookup. The below screen will be displayed.
Now click Insurance & Payments tab and tick the secondary insurance.
Change the claim status to ‘Ready to submit (Electronic)’ and click ok
The claim will be now ready to be submitted electronically.
There are a few payers that have joined with CMS in discontinuing payment for consultation codes. Most recently, Cigna stated that, as of October 19, 2019, they will implement a new policy to deny the following consultation codes: 99241, 99242, 99243, 99244, 99245, 99251, 99252, 99253, 99254 and 99255.
United Healthcare announced they ...
This ruling impacts what providers and suppliers are required to disclose to be considered eligible to participate in Medicare, Medicaid, and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The original proposed rule came out in 2016 and this final rule will go into effect on November 4, 2019.
There have been known problems ...
When federal employees sustain work-related injuries, it does not go through state workers compensation insurance. You must be an enrolled provider to provide services or supplies. The following are some recommended links for additional information about this program.
Division of Federal Employees' Compensation (DFEC) website
Division of Federal Employees' Compensation (DFEC) provider ...
It’s that time of year for offices to get ready for the ICD-10-CM code revisions. As part of that process, it’s also good to know what is going on with the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting. In the examples listed below, strikeout text is deleted and highlighted text ...
Chapter 1: Certain Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (A00-B99)
A small revision in the description changed[STEC] to (STEC) for B96.21, B96.22, B96.23. Remember, in the instructional guidelines, ( ) parentheses enclose supplementary words not included in the description (or not) and [ ] brackets enclose synonyms, alternative wording, or explanatory phrases.
Chapter 2: ...