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...

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...

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...

What Do New Payment Methods Mean for Urgent Care?

New payment methods are overtaking the fee-for-service model traditionally used in the urgent care industry. In fact, some major payors no longer offer fee-for-service contracts for urgent care...

PVM Quick Tips: Running Reports

 Transcript: Hi! My name is Katie Simmonds. I’m a Software Support Specialist with Practice Velocity, and today I’d like to go over reports and cover some common questions we get asked in Support.

Just Checking In: Episode 33 - Reimbursement Trends in Urgent Care

Flat-fee contracts have led to a degradation of acuity of urgent care services. The future success of urgent care depends upon its ability to demonstrate a higher acuity of service requiring a higher...

Time to Educate Staff and Patients on New Medicare Deductibles

For 2017, Medicare has announced a 10% increase in its premiums and deductibles for Part B, which encompasses physician and outpatient services. Medicare Part B premiums are deducted from a...

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What is Contracting & Credentialing?

PV Billing customers have the advantage of the only full-time team focused on urgent care contracting & credentialing across the U.S. Working with experts to complete contracting & credentialing can...

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