This is a really good article from Fox news about Medical Billing Errors. I disagree with the number of errors that is claims exist (as a Billing Supervisor for a major teaching hospital in California), however the rest of the article is very good advice.
check it out: How to spot Medical Billing Errors
No matter whose fault, or how small the error, every single error or complaint should be thoroughly checked out, and corrected or explained.
The fines for fraudulent billing are steep and the consequences severe. Never take this lightly. Keep educated and pay attention. Question everything.
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A medical billing professional for over 30 years now, I have seen a lot of changes in this field, and there are a lot more on the horizon. Follow me as we see what they mean and for who.