The number assigned to a diagnosis in the International Classification of Diseases.
a type of insurance in which the carrier is responsible for both the financing and the delivery of health care
a small fixed fee paid by the patient at the time of an office visit
...the portion of charges that an insured person must pay for health care services after payment of the deductible amount; usually stated as a percentage
A code that identifies a medical service
Advance payment to a provider that covers each plan member's health care services for a certain period of time
a document listing charges and payments that is given to a patient after an office visit
a copy of data files made at a specific point in time that can be used to restore data to the system
a unique number that identifies a patient
an individual who promises to pay the medical bill by signing a form agreeing to pay
...a grouping of transactions that share a common element
a visual display of information
Type of health-care plan in which the physician is paid on a per capita (per head) basis rather than for actual treatment provided
the physician who refers the patient to another physician for treatment
Changes recorded on a work sheet to update general ledger accounts at the end of a fiscal period.
Monies that the practice receives from patients and insurance carriers.
Amounts that a provider bills for services performed
...a two digit character that is appended to a cpt code to report special circumstances involved with a procedure or dervice.
payments made to physicians on a regular basis (such as monthly) for providing services to patients in a managed care insurance plan.
office hours schedule
a listing of time slots for a particular day for a specific provider
...statements that show all charges wheter theinsurancehaspaid for it or not
A type of billing in which patients are divided into groups and statements are mailed on staggered schedule through out the month.
A report that shows the services provided to a patient the total charges adjustments and the balance due
a report that lists the amount of money owed to the practice, organized by the amount of time the money has been owed
a report that provides information on practice activities for a twenty-four-hour period
a record of all charges and payments made on a particular patient's account
payment day sheet
A report that lists all payments received on a particular day, organized by provider.
patient day sheet
A summary of patient activity on a given day.
once-a-month billing cycle
...a type of billing in which statements are mailed to all patients at the same time each month
patient statements that list only those charges that are not paid in full after all insurance carrier payments have been received