Medical billing software systems handle your practice’s medical billing and invoicing electronically. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the Electronic Medical Records mandate requires practices to electronically send medical billing claims. Therefore, medical billing software has been gaining popularity and is a requirement to achieve meaningful use of an EHR system.
To achieve HIPAA compliance and meaningful use, you must use an electronic medical billing system to check insurance eligibility of a patient prior to providing medical services. You must then use it to submit and follow up on insurance claims and bill patients.
To find out more, view the following 2-Minute Guide on medical billing software.
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