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Doctors toil to listen to their patient’s concerns and identify the kind of medical issues patients face. And treat them. However, in some cases, doctors are unable to complete treatments because they require medical equipment. In cases of operations, the patients have to stay in the hospital for some time and require much different equipment. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: How can Durable Medical Equipment Billing Companies Relieve Doctors from Medical Equipment Concerns?


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How can Durable Medical Equipment Billing
Companies Relieve Doctors from Medical Equipment
Concerns?
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How can Durable Medical Equipment Billing
Companies Relieve Doctors from Medical Equipment
Concerns?
Doctors toil to listen to their patients
concerns and identify the kind of medical issues
patients face. And treat them. However, in some
cases, doctors are unable to complete treatments
because they require medical equipment. In cases
of operations, the patients have to stay in the
hospital for some time and require much different
equipment. Right from the time of diagnosis of
the medical ailment to the time when the patient
finally becomes healthy. A medical or dental
practice requires various equipment to treat the
patients. This blog touches the topic on how
durable Medical Equipment Billing Companies can
come to the rescue of doctors and help them
resolve medical equipment concerns. What is
Durable Medical Equipment Billing? In the medical
billing service, the doctor gets reimbursed for
the services he or she renders. In a similar
manner, if doctors use any medical equipment for
diagnosis or treatment they are reimbursed
through Durable Medical Equipment Billing There
are specific DME Billing Guidelines that
determine the medical equipment doctors use at
the time of treatment, surgeries, and sometimes
even after treatment. The equipment that is used
repetitively is termed Durable medical equipment.
The cost of that equipment is very high so many
times the doctors rent that equipment instead of
purchasing it. Even if a hospital or clinic
purchases the equipment requires timely
maintenance for efficient and smooth running. If
the doctor prescribes a patient to use any of
that equipment the patient bears the cost or the
doctor sometimes bears it. Durable Medical
Equipment Billing reimburses the rental cost of
that equipment.
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How can Durable Medical Equipment Billing
Companies Relieve Doctors from Medical Equipment
Concerns?
What Are the Benefits of Outsourcing Durable
Medical Equipment Billing? There are a number of
advantages if a hospital or medical practice
outsources DME In Medical Billing to a Durable
Medical Company. These benefits are as
follows 1. Medical Billing DME Outsourcing
Removes Complications Just like the other medical
billing services a hospital or medical practice
has to quote the DME Codes In Medical Billing to
get a reimbursement from the insurance companies.
In fact, each and every stage of the treatment
requires some of the other equipment costs/ these
DME Billing Codes have to be up to the mark
otherwise the insurance company will reject the
claim. The code E2402 is used for negative
pressure wound therapy electrical pumps,
stationary or portable. Similarly, E0601 is used
for continuous airway pressure, and K0004 is used
for high strength, lightweight wheelchairs, etc.
It becomes difficult for the doctors or their
staff to do the correct coding in between their
crucial work and understand the nuances of these
codes. At that time outsourcing a reputed Durable
Medical Equipment Billing Company can come to the
rescue. 2. Helps to Lessen Paperwork There is a
lot of paperwork involved in Durable Medical
Equipment Billing. Infect, is much more than
other medical billing services. The medical
practice has to give the following details
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How can Durable Medical Equipment Billing
Companies Relieve Doctors from Medical Equipment
Concerns?
  • Details of the equipment used for the patient
  • The length of time the patient requires that
    equipment
  • What is the per day rent of that equipment?
  • Suitable usage of Durable Medical Equipment
    Software
  • If a medical or dental practice decides to
    outsource the Durable Medical Equipment Billing
    the practice can get off the burden of that
    paperwork.
  • 3. Saves Time
  • If a practice decides to outsource DME Coding and
    Billing it saves time for the doctor or the
    medical staff. This is because durable medical
    equipment billing company does all the major
    chores like
  • a. Coding the medical equipment
  • b. Sending the claim to the insurance company
  • c. Following up with the insurance company
  • Managing the claims that are denied
  • 4. Helps to Increase Revenue
  • The doctors can earn a good amount of
    remuneration for this durable medical equipment
    only when the DME Billing Codes quoted in the
    claim are up to the mark. If the practice decides
    to outsource them to the DME Insurance Billing
    Company they can earn a fair amount of
    remuneration.

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How can Durable Medical Equipment Billing
Companies Relieve Doctors from Medical Equipment
Concerns?
5. Better Claim Denial Management There are many
reasons why an insurance company denies a
particular claim. A durable medical equipment
billing company will go through the DME Billing
Guidelines thoroughly and do a back and forth
with the insurance company to understand the
reasons for the denial and get it resolved.
Why Should You Choose Legion Healthcare
Solution as Your Durable Medical Equipment
Billing Company? Legion Health Care Solution is
the best choice because We have experts who have
been in the field of medical billing for a long
time. These experts come up with the solution to
all aspects of Medical Billing DME. The experts
do durable medical equipment coding without any
errors which will help you to get your fair share
of remuneration. We do the complete and proper
paperwork so there will be no chance of claim
rejection. Even if there is a chance of denial we
do the required follow-ups with the patient and
the insurance company to get the denied claim
approved.
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