MIPS MIPS (Merit-based Incentive Payment System) is a part of the Quality Payment Program (QPP), which came into effect in 2017. Its purpose was to move the Medicare part B providers to a performance-based payment system. It replaced three pre-existing quality-reporting programs (PQRS, VBM, and MU) and made a single system with categories, based on […]
HIPAA or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act is a measure introduced by the healthcare system to protect patients’ information and privacy regarding their health, financial, and insurance details. And, this healthcare rule applies to all areas, be it care delivery, medical billing services, and insurance companies to a larger extent. Especially HIPAA medical billing […]
Overview ACO or Accountable Care Organization is a group of doctors, hospitals, medical centers, and other healthcare providers. This unit works together to care for and look after a patient’s health. Their main goal is to improve the quality of care for patients. Ultimately, these add up to clinician’s MIPS reporting services, ACO reporting, or Quality Payment […]
Medical Practitioners Eligible for MIPS 2021 There is a list of clinicians who can participate in the MIPS 2021. However, the clinicians, who qualify for participation based on the billing for Medicare part B or Critical Access Hospital Method II payments assigned to CAH and meet the Low-Volume Threshold (LVT) are: Physicians (DDS, DPM, DDM, […]
The significance of medical credentialing works out in countless ways from securing patient outcomes to avoiding lost reimbursement opportunities fines and penalties to encouraging streamlined working culture as per the best standards in the Healthcare facilities. Clinical credentialing is one of the most crucial practices that guarantee that a medical service provider, clinician, nurse, or […]
We provide HIPAA medical billing services and MIPS consultancy, primarily, among other services. For physicians, a stable revenue cycle management process holds a vital place. As healthcare is a noble profession, we as HIT consultants, strive to make it even nobler through best practices.