Patient Statements

Chesapeake doctor accused of doing unnecessary surgeries now faces more than 60 charges | 6/24/2020

… performed various medical procedures between at least January 2010 and his Nov. 8 arrest that were not medically necessary — going against the medical standard of care — and that he justified the procedures by falsifying patient statements and diagnoses. Perwaiz also is accused of altering sterilization consent forms and filing insurance claims for procedures that were never performed. Advertisement Court documents say that out of 84 deliveries Perwaiz billed Medicaid and …

How 2 Michigan health systems revolutionized their revenue cycle process after COVID-19 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/1/2020

… proactive here at Hurley in terms of supporting our community and demographics…We’ve had a community in financial crisis in terms of their ability to pay.” Hurley pushed back the default date on its patient statements by 30 days giving patients 90 days to pay; reduced the obligations of its payment plans by up to 90 percent or $25, whichever figure is greater; and vowed to work with patients whenever …

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9 health systems suspending billing for COVID-19 testing, treatment | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/31/2020

… sending patients bills for the testing and treatment of COVID-19. 6. Cincinnati-based Mercy Health will suspend all statements and billing for COVID-19 patients. Mercy said it will bill insurance but hold patient statements until billing details are determined. 7. Greenville, S.C. -based Prisma Health , said it will suspend billing for COVID-19 patients until payments are finalized with insurers, labs and government programs. 8. Some hospitals within …

3 confirmed COVID-19 cases in county | 3/31/2020

… 888-383-8000. Mercy Health patient billing for COVID-19 Care As part of an ongoing effort to help patients and communities manage the impact of COVID-19, Mercy Health has suspended all COVID-19 related patient statements and billing. This removes any financial barriers to accessing care and treatment, which is part of the ongoing commitment to care for all people in need, with high-quality care, regardless of their ability …

Data Media Associates Extend Patient Billing Solutions with Pay by Text from Everyware® | PRWeb | 3/31/2020

… LLC, founded in 1975 by Bob Murphy, is one of the largest independently owned and operated print and mail businesses. DMA services the medical community across the country with print and mail services for patient statements , collection letters, paper claims, and special notes. Service also features acceptance of electronic claims which are processed in real time, giving an immediate electronic remittance to submitted claims. To learn more, visit http://www.dma.us …

PatientPay Oversubscribes $6M Funding Round | PRWeb | 3/31/2020

… regulatory and privacy requirements. Only 17% of consumers receive a medical bill electronically, despite over 70% preferring electronic statements.” In stark contrast, PatientPay’s electronic medical billing has yielded the following success metrics: 53% of patient statements are paid in the first 28 days. 60% of electronic bills are paid online. 63% of payments are made via customized payment plans. PatientPay’s patents and software leverage existing central billing office infrastructure and …

Coronavirus March 30: 14 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/30/2020

… the hospitals won’t bill COVID-19 patients before finalizing payments with insurers, labs and government programs. Ohio 13. Cincinnati-based Mercy Health system will continue billing insurance for COVID-19 cases but will hold patient statements until finalization of billing details, according to The Blade . Minnesota 14. Nurses at Minneapolis-based M Health Fairview voted “no confidence’ in hospital management’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nurses claim the hospital …

Mercy Health to suspend coronavirus related statements and billing for patients | 3/30/2020

Mercy Health Springfield Regional Medical Center. Bill Lackey/Staff Mercy Health to suspend coronavirus related statements and billing for patients Community News Hasan Karim Mercy Health has announced that it has temporarily suspended all COVID-19, known as coronavirus, related patient statements and billing at its facilities. MORE: Coronavirus: Clark, Champaign health providers to offer virtual options However, Mercy Health will bill insurance but will suspend patient statements until details …

South Carolina, Ohio hospitals suspend billing for COVID-19 patients | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/27/2020

… with insurers, labs and government programs, according to the Greenville News .In Ohio, Cincinnati-based Mercy Health suspended all statements and billing for COVID-19 patients. Mercy will still bill insurance but will hold patient statements until billing details are determined, according to The Blade . More articles on healthcare finance …

Mercy Health suspends bills for COVID-19-related patients | News, Sports, Jobs - Tribune Chronicle | 3/27/2020

Staff report Mercy Health has suspended all COVID-19-related patient statements and bills to help patients and communities manage the impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic. The decision applies to all points of care within the Mercy Health system, from hospitals in Warren, Boardman and Youngstown to primary care offices in the Mahoning Valley and flu clinics in the region. “This removes any financial barriers to accessing care and …

Mercy Health suspends COVID-19 related bills during pandemic - WFMJ.com | 3/26/2020

Mercy Health has announced they will temporarily suspend all COVID-19 related patient statements and billing as part of their effort to help patients and communities manage the impact of this coronavirus. In a statement, Mercy Health says, “This removes any financial barriers to accessing care and treatment, which is part of our ongoing commitment to care for all people in need, with high-quality care, regardless of their ability …

Prisma Health to suspend coronavirus-related patient statements | WACH | 3/26/2020

COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – All coronavirus-related patient statements and billing have been suspended, according to Prisma Health Hospital. The hospital also said no upfront payments will be required at the time of service if a patient gets treatment for the coronavirus. Patient statements will be suspended until they finalize the details with insurance companies, lab partners and state and federal agencies …

Mercy Health suspends coronavirus-related billing | 3/26/2020

Mercy Health has suspended all coronavirus-related patient statements and billing. “This removes any financial barriers to accessing care and treatment, which is part of our ongoing commitment to care for all people in need, with high-quality care, regardless of their ability to pay,” the company said in a news release on Thursday. In addition, if a patient receives treatment related to COVID-19, no upfront payments will be …

Prisma Health: COVID-19 billing suspended | Coronavirus | foxcarolina.com | 3/26/2020

Save (FOX Carolina) - Prisma Health says patients receiving treatment for the coronavirus will not see a bill immediately. In a statement sent out Thursday, spokesperson Sandy Dees said the healthcare system would suspend all COVID-19 related patient statements and billing, and will not require upfront payment. Dees says the suspension will be in effect until details are finalized with insurance companies, lab partners, and state and federal agencies. Dees …

Bon Secours suspends COVID-19 patient’s bills related to testing and treatment | 8News | 3/26/2020

Bon Secours is suspending all bills and statements for COVID-19 patients in order to remove “any financial barriers to accessing care and treatment.” According to an email from a Bon Secours Mercy Health spokeswoman, the hospital will still bill insurance companies but plans to hold patient statements until additional details are finalized. The full statement can be read below: As part of our ongoing effort to help our patients …

VA’s patient statement portal now available online | 1/3/2020

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced Dec. 18, that Veterans now have digital access to patient statements through AccessVA using their secure information for DS Logon, ID.me or MyHealtheVet Premium. Veterans receiving VA care for non-service connected conditions can view, download and print their patient statements using the Veteran Patient Statement selection on the AccessVA homepage. “VA is committed to leveraging technology to help Veterans access …

VA launches online patient portal for veterans | Healthcare IT News | 12/26/2019

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced the launch of an online patient portal this month that will provide service veterans with digital access to their patient statements . December 26, 2019 11:04 AM Users can access their statements through AccessVA, the department’s platform for accessing VA’s online services, using their secure information for DS Logon, ID.me or MyHealtheVet Premium. The online statements will include a summary of services Veterans receive …

VA providing vets with digital tools to access healthcare info | 12/23/2019

The Department of Veterans Affairs has added a number of online resources to improve access to patient statements as well as compare the performance of VA medical facilities with non-VA facilities. Through the agency’s AccessVA website, veterans receiving care for non-service related conditions can now view, download and print their patient statements electronically, using their secure information for DS Logon, ID.me or MyHealtheVet Premium. While the VA will …

Your VA Bills Can Now Be Seen Online | 12/21/2019

Your VA Bills Can Now Be Seen Online Veterans now have access to their patient statements through the AccessVA website , officials with the Department of Veterans Affairs announced today. The patient statement is what the VA calls your medical bill. Normally, you only get one when you receive treatment for non service-connected conditions. Veterans will still get a patient statement mailed to them if they incur any charges for …

VA’s Patient Statement portal now available online | 12/20/2019

VA’s Patient Statement portal now available online December 20, 2019, 10:04: VA’s Patient Statement portal now available online WASHINGTON — The announced Dec. 18, that Veterans now have digital access to patient statements through AccessVA using their secure information for DS Logon, ID.me or MyHealtheVet Premium. Veterans receiving VA care for non-service connected conditions can view, download and print their patient statements using the Veteran Patient Statement selection on the …

Patient payment plans and payment options: What works, what does not | 12/18/2019

… payment plans. Things that don’t work Let’s start with a few things that don’t work. Some practices establish a payment plan “only if the patient asks,” opting instead for the passive technique of sending patient statements for months (and sometimes years), hoping patients will pay. The truth is, only a small percentage of them will, especially once their balance is 120 days old or older. Most likely, the rest of …

7 Ways to Modernize Patient Statements and Payments During 2020 - MailMyStatements | 10/23/2019

… your payment systems with MMS to safely and securely store patient credit card information, allowing patients to make automatic payments over a certain time period. Learn more about CCOF here! 7 Ways to Modernize Patient Statements and Payments During 2020 The healthcare industry faces a great deal of uncertainty entering 2019. Although it’s hard to predict the future of government regulations, you do have control over modernizing your patient statements …

(USA-CA-Roseville) Team Member, Claims II | 10/12/2019

Sutter Health Team Member, Claims II in Roseville , California Position Overview: Supports the delivery of all billing services by final/higher level auditing, correcting, and submitting 3rd party claims and patient statements . Ensures that billing services are timely, accurate, and appropriate reimbursement. Conducts all claims related follow up on payment delays, taking corrective action(s) to finalize account disposition and/or referring claims to the appropriate staff so as to …

(USA-CA-Sacramento) Office Clerk | 10/11/2019

… a 6 month contract which could be extended depending on business needs. This position will support the delivery of all billing services by final/higher level auditing correcting and submitting 3rd party claims and patient statements . Ensures that billing services are timely accurate and appropriate reimbursement. Conducts all claims related follow up on payment delays taking corrective action(s) to finalize account disposition and/or referring claims to the appropriate …

Peoples Health Billing Specialist - Metairie, LA - UnitedHealth Group - Metairie, LA | 10/4/2019

… when necessary Work claims rejected in the scrub processes Process and work denials from insurance payers Post and process payments from insurance companies and prepares daily deposits Post capitation payments Review, prepare, and submit patient statements Research and respond to questions or concerns from patients regarding their statements Resolve delinquent accounts with responsible parties; prepares payment plans and monitors adherence to agreed - upon plans; recommends to the Revenue Cycle Manager …

Revenue Cycle Management

PatientPay Oversubscribes $6M Funding Round | PRWeb | 3/31/2020

PatientPay Oversubscribes $6M Funding Round Share Article Funding to be used for significant expansion with Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) operations for healthcare providers. PatientPay Mobile Solution PatientPay, the leading patient payments partner for acute, ambulatory … medical billing has yielded the following success metrics: 53% of patient statements are paid in the first 28 days. 60% of electronic bills are paid online. 63% of payments are made via customized payment plans …

PatientPay Announces New Patent for ‘Instant Integration for Installment Payments’ for Its Patient Payment Solution | PRWeb | 9/11/2019

… a medical group must perform to set up an integrated payment plan for both time-of-service and post visit patient statements. At the core of “Instant Integration for Installment Payments” is US Patent No … PatientPay is pleased to offer medical group billing vendors and revenue cycle management companies’ virtually instant access to our cost-effective service for their clients. PatientPay permits seamless patient payment data posting and offers a …

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Fast-growing OP health IT company acquires Houston-based software vendor | The Business Journals | 6/19/2019

… patient statements. Through the transaction, eSolutions will expand its revenue cycle management products to physicians and providers in the hospital, home health, hospice and long-term care markets. eSolutions CEO Gerry McCarthy said the acquisition “fits well within the wheelhouse” of what the company already does, adding new claims processing and analytics that enhance the company’s suite of solutions. Practice Insight has about 30 employees, and the office and its …

eSolutions Acquires RCM Software Vendor Practice Insight | Globe Newswire | 6/19/2019

… than 68,000 providers rely on Practice Insight’s technology to edit and track claims in real-time, verify patient eligibility, process patient statements, provide patients with advance notice of procedure costs, and much more. Practice Insight … to its clients, including physicians and providers in the hospital, home health, hospice, health center, skilled nursing/long-term care and durable medical equipment markets. eSolutions is passionate about providing innovative technology and services that …

PatientPay

PatientPay Oversubscribes $6M Funding Round | PRWeb | 3/31/2020

PatientPay Oversubscribes $6M Funding Round Share Article Funding to be used for significant expansion with Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) operations for healthcare providers. PatientPay Mobile Solution PatientPay, the leading patient payments partner for acute, ambulatory … medical billing has yielded the following success metrics: 53% of patient statements are paid in the first 28 days. 60% of electronic bills are paid online. 63% of payments are made via customized payment plans …

PatientPay Announces New Patent for ‘Instant Integration for Installment Payments’ for Its Patient Payment Solution | PRWeb | 9/11/2019

PatientPay Announces New Patent for ‘Instant Integration for Installment Payments’ for Its Patient Payment Solution Share Article Patented Technology Permits Integration for Payment Plans for Pre or Post Service PatientPay Mobile Solution “PatientPay’s patented integration … payment plan for both time-of-service and post visit patient statements. At the core of “Instant Integration for Installment Payments” is US Patent No. 10,410,187, a business process that enables a quick, easy and …

eSolutions

Fast-growing OP health IT company acquires Houston-based software vendor | The Business Journals | 6/19/2019

Staff Writer, Kansas City Business Journal Jun 19, 2019, 12:18pm CDT eSolutions Inc, an Overland Park-based health care billing and workflow company, acquired a Houston-based clearinghouse and revenue cycle management vendor. The purchase price was not disclosed. Practice Insight LLC represents 68,000 providers who rely on the company’s technology to track and edit claims in real time, verify patient eligibility and process patient statements. Through the transaction, eSolutions

eSolutions Acquires RCM Software Vendor Practice Insight | Globe Newswire | 6/19/2019

English Français eSolutions Acquires RCM Software Vendor Practice Insight The acquisition demonstrates eSolutions’ continued commitment to invest in core solutions that support its customers and grow its overall capabilities June 19, 2019 08:00 ET Source … and track claims in real-time, verify patient eligibility, process patient statements, provide patients with advance notice of procedure costs, and much more. Practice Insight has built and maintains strategic partnerships with providers, payers and …

Sutter Health

(USA-CA-Roseville) Team Member, Claims II | 10/12/2019

Sutter Health Team Member, Claims II in Roseville , California Position Overview: Supports the delivery of all billing services by final/higher level auditing, correcting, and submitting 3rd party claims and patient statements. Ensures that billing services are timely, accurate, and appropriate reimbursement. Conducts all claims related follow up on payment delays, taking corrective action(s) to finalize account disposition and/or referring claims to the appropriate staff so as to …

(USA-CA-Roseville) Team Member, Claims | 9/14/2019

Sutter Health Team Member, Claims in Roseville , California Position Overview: Supports the delivery of all billing services by final/higher level auditing, correcting, and submitting 3rd party claims and patient statements. Ensures that billing services are timely, accurate, and appropriate reimbursement. Conducts all claims related follow up on payment delays, taking corrective action(s) to finalize account disposition and/or referring claims to the appropriate staff so as to ensure …