Name the 6 tasks MM allows you to run in order to generate billing?
Pt billing, pt statement, insurance billing wk sheet, regular insurance biling, electronic claims
Why would you run an insurance billing work sheet?
Last opportunity to fix mistakes before you bill it out
Why do medical office bill the pt's insurances?
so the collection rate is better and the office recieves the funds directly
When doyou use procedure entry?
Use it when the pt is checking out - enter diagnosis and procedure, enter those charege, pt payment on bill
when do you use the payment entry screen?
payment is the mail, electronic paymt, refund or adjustment
Explain what each thrid of the payment entry screen is used for? TOP
Open items and list of procedures
What does the apostrophe following the insurance plan number indicate?
It tell me they have two insurance, that you are to bill 1st and secondary insurance companies
How does a negative adjustment affect the pt's account?
It increase the pt's account balance
If a pt's deducible needs to be met, how or when will the insuance pay?
The insurance will pay their portion minus the deduction