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Reduce Urgent Care Coding Errors with a Rock Solid Quality Assurance Program

One of the biggest billing mistakes urgent care providers can make is coding patient visits incorrectly in the EMR. Not only does this create an inaccurate record of the care they provided, but it...

Want to Grow Your Urgent Care Practice? Start Doing Occupational Medicine

Did you know adding occupational medicine to your urgent care center’s service lines is a great way to drive revenue and increase overall patient volumes? With the right strategy in place, you can...

The 7 Worst Urgent Care Billing Mistakes You Probably Didn’t Know You’re Making

Urgent care billing mistakes won’t just cost your center a few cents off the dollar. They can be extremely costly – sometimes even at the expense of the success of your center. These are the seven...

The Surprising Way to Avoid Sending Urgent Care Patient Accounts to Collections

Let’s face it; no one wants to send patient accounts to collections. It’s embarrassing for patients and a legal minefield for urgent care billing departments. At the end of the day, most urgent care...

6 Essential Features Your Urgent Care EMR Needs to Have

With all of the options on the market, choosing an electronic medical record (EMR) for your urgent care center can be an overwhelming process. Many vendors purport to have ambulatory EMRs that are...

9 Things Only Urgent Care Providers Will Understand

If you’re not an urgent care provider, you simply can’t understand what it takes to provide episodic care every single day. And no, we’re not talking sitcoms – although there are definitely times our...

How Urgent Care Providers Can Use the GOP Tax Bill to Grow their Practices

The GOP’s tax bill goes into effect today. That might not seem all that newsworthy in the urgent care space, but entrepreneurial urgent care providers will recognize that the repeal of the Affordable...

Urgent Cares to See Reduced Payments on Hundreds of Lab Codes in 2018

Hundreds of lab codes are expected to see reduced payments under a planned Medicare fee schedule change that will take effect January 1, 2018.

What Does the Aetna/UnitedHealth Retail Pharmacy War Mean for Urgent Care Contracts?

Insurers UnitedHealth Group (UHC) and Aetna are engaged in a battle for customers in the retail pharmacy space, and urgent cares are caught up in the middle of the carriers’ rivalry. Are there...

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