October 29, 2021
by Admin

How to Handle Authorizations in the Medical Billing Process

Here’s a question for you: A doctor tells a patient they need to schedule a procedure. Whose responsibility is it to get that procedure pre-approved by insurance? Did you guess the MD?  You’re technically wrong, but in all actuality you are correct.  The patient is actually technically responsible for ensuring prior notification and approval are […]

July 20, 2021
by Admin

Steps To Take To Protect Your Medical Practice

Protect Your Medical Practice Do you know why healthcare regulatory attorneys exist..or malpractice attorneys to that end? Why do medical billing companies exist? Why do MACRA/MIPS consultants exist? Why healthcare has hundreds of industry-specific software programs exist just to run a medical practice? Why do thousands of plug-in programs exist? The list goes on. Healthcare […]

May 12, 2021
by Admin

How to Plan for a Practice Management System / EHR / EMR Transition

The best advice you will ever hear ever in life about changing your Practice Management / EMR / EHR System… ? #IndustrySecretAlert?: Change is hard. Blah blah blah. Something inspirational about how growth only happens outside of your comfort zone. …OK let’s get real. Changing your PM/EHR/EMR System is one of the most painful things […]

May 8, 2021
by Admin

How To Attract More Patients

Attracting Patients is not easy. Nor is it simple. …and how do you find the right company? …or the right strategy? As you’re aware…marketing is not our bag at Auctus. And this isn’t a one size fits all solution… But we found something cool we wanted to share. Think of this as a “teach a […]

March 17, 2020
by Admin

The Auctus Group and COVID-19

If your inbox looks anything like mine, you now know how every company you have ever given your email address to will be responding to COVID-19.  All that aside, my goal here is not to provide yet another update email, but instead tangible, actionable information that you can use to improve and support your business in the […]

September 3, 2019
by Admin

How to Manage Denials in Medical Billing

An optimized medical billing process has streamlined payments for all parties. Of course, even the most well-oiled machines quickly grind to a halt when denials occur.

June 25, 2019
by Admin

6 Essential Steps to Medical Billing

Medical billing is an essential service that improves client efficiency. From inputting the initial records to the final payment, here’s a breakdown of the process.

April 1, 2019
by Admin

How to Manage a Clinic Efficiently in 4 Painless Steps

Medical clinics can be chaotic. Between nervous patients and disputes about copay, it’s not difficult to see why running a medical clinic smoothly can be quite a challenge.  Yet, it doesn’t have to be. Below, we explain the four easy steps to managing your clinic efficiently:

February 28, 2019
by Admin

What is Overpayment in Medical Billing? Here’s How to Recover

When a provider receives payment over the amount payable for a service rendered, they have received an overpayment.

While overpayment happens in every practice, it creates problems when left unaddressed. Insurance companies typically issue the overpayment, but overpayment can sometimes come from the patient via excessive co-pay.

January 14, 2019
by Admin

How To Avoid Common Medical Billing And Coding Errors in 6 Steps

Operating a medical practice is more than just practicing medicine. Whether you’re a veteran physician with an established practice, or a novice practitioner branching out for the first time, the business side of your medical office can be overwhelming. You have two full time jobs…business owner and doctor.

You don’t have to do it alone. Medical practice management consulting helps independent practices achieve their goals without sacrificing patient care quality. They guide you through the business side of practicing medicine.

Here are 5 benefits you can expect from a practice management consultant.