Running your business on the cloud using software as a service (SaaS) is an attractive solution for many business owners because, unlike installed software that requires additional expenses related to setup, configuration, hosting and maintenance, it offers cost reductions in many areas of their business. Installed software solutions require a server that holds a centralized database serving as a hub for connected workstations running an installed client version of the software. Owners must maintain a fee based remote data backup ...Continue Reading →
ICD-10 Overview and FAQ
What is ICD-10?
ICD-10 stands for International Classification of Disease, Tenth Edition. It is a revision of the system providers currently use to code all diagnoses, symptoms, abnormal findings, complaints, social circumstances, and external causes of injury or diseases recorded in hospitals and physician practices. ICD-10 compliance is mandatory for all HIPAA-covered entities.
Who does ICD-10 affect?
ICD-10 compliance is mandatory for all HIPAA-covered entities, including those who do not handle Medicare claims. There are no ...Continue Reading →
bFlow® Compliance Cloud… It solves problems:
- high rates of errors associated with documenting patient safety data
- tracking patient safety,
- simplifies and safeguards the medical and equipment billing processes and transactions
- ensuring compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations
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DMEPOS business facts:
- The rate of claims rejection, fraud, abuse, patient safety and overall waste in the healthcare industry are on the rise as opposed to decline.
- During their first year in Medicare, 26 percent of high- and medium-risk suppliers and 2 percent of low/limited-risk suppliers had their billing privileges revoked or were placed on prepayment claims review.
- Local, State, Federal prosecutions are ...
Time is passing by and healthcare providers must get ready to start using the new ICD-10 diagnosis codes if they want to remain billing compliant. This transition is taking place because, in first place, this code is used in nearly every country, except in the US, and second, the ICD-9 code has several limitations, being the most important one, the limited number of subcategories available.
That’s right! ICD-10 has been designed with a significant number of codes, approximately 69.000 for ICD-10-CM ...Continue Reading →
Choosing the best software solution for your business means picking a partner who understands your business model and a software package flexible enough to accommodate your organizations needs. What good is a software package that does 50 things when the 10 things you do need aren’t a good fit? I recommend making a list of the features you must have, would like to have and can live without. Use this as your tool for evaluating the various software companies in ...Continue Reading →
Despite widespread adoption of cloud-based solutions by most industries, the healthcare industry has been slow to embrace cloud computing.
bflow™ changes that by enhancing healthcare business in the following ways:
- bflow cloud levels the playing field for healthcare start-ups and entrepreneurs who previously could not enter the market due to high barriers to entry-primarily adhering to industry specific protocols.
- bflow computing can help healthcare organizations share information stored across disparate information systems in real- time and can free up IT staff to attend ...
The Managed Care contract acquisition program is one of our most popular services. Healthcare executives find it cost effective and a compliment to their organizations long-term growth and expansion plans. Our team directs it business development and marketing power to key business partners in your coverage area on your behalf. The managed care contract acquisition team actively solicits on your organizations behalf ; health plans, IPA’s, medical groups and key referral sources. We are seeing up to 60% success for ...Continue Reading →
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The Managed Care contract acquisition program is one of our most popular services. Healthcare executives find it cost effective and a compliment to their organizations long-term growth and expansion plans. Our team directs it business development and marketing power to key business partners in your coverage area on your behalf. The managed care contract acquisition team actively solicits on your organizations behalf ...Continue Reading →
The Medical Director, Director of Nursing, Compliance Officer, and Case Managers make up a typical utilization review committee. Each week they meet to analyze their weekly caseload; deciding what level of care to provide to each patient. This is a cost management measure instituted by medical groups, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, and insurance payers alike. Using practice guidelines and clinical pathways they determine what level of care a patient is eligible for and a care plan is produced and ...Continue Reading →