Most medical practices are looking for more ways to increase revenue and close the gaps in delayed payments. Added to all of the latest trends in financial management are new regulations and changes in patient payment dynamic. Understandably, many practice managers find the overload of information counterintuitive to making sound changes that will beneficially impact their bottom line.
There are a number of options available to verify patient availability and all of them will more...
Recently, insurance policies have been changing, putting more and more of the financial burden on the patient, in the form of copays and high-deductible plans. Because of this change and this increase in financial obligations that patients are faced with, it’s becoming more important for medical practices to verify each patient’s insurance eligibility–before the office visit, if possible.
Verifying patient eligibility before a patient sees a physician has a number of benefits, and overall will save your practice both time and money.