- Posted by Austin Swim
- On August 8, 2014
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- medical billing advice, substance abuse billing, verification of benefits
Advice on Verification of Benefits
Elevated Billing maintains a tried and true approach to verification of benefits. That approach is to be quick, efficient, yet exhaustive. If one of these steps are left untouched then one will find a weak link in the system. In an optimal situation your billing company will provide a minimal footprint in the process, making the process smoother, not more complex. How, you might ask, do you increase speed and efficiency in a billing company but remain exhaustive – to make life easier and more comfortable for the family in question?
Make a Checklist ( C.P.I .C & L)
This is where the efficient and exhaustive parts comes in. At Elevated Billing, we like consistency – because it provides accurate results every time. Elevated makes it a priority to follow this list from start to finish.
C.P.I.C. & L
-Certify and authenticate that all quotes from the insurance company are accurate.
-Preserve proper documentation for to ensure accountability.
-Investigate policy to minimize risk of insurance company.
-Communicate with client’s staff to become an extension of their organization.
-Learn from the process. The best check lists are the kind that are constantly learning and evolving to be better.
Once a billing company has mastered the above without any glitches. It’s time to move onto the next challenge.
Mastered the Steps to Verification of Benefits?
Elevated billing completes the entire verification of benefits process in under 45 minutes. This promise from the team puts pressure on all involved to push to the next steps: pre-authorizations and utilization review which is an ongoing process between the client of the substance abuse facility and the insurance company. Elevated Billing Solution’s 9-person team is at the ready to move the needle forward once the initial verification is made.