On April 1, President Obama signed into law a bill to delay the planned ICD-10 implementation until Oct. 1, 2015. Specifically, the bill prohibits CMS from enforcing a mandate to switch from ICD-9 to ICD-10 until Oct. 1, 2015. Details on implications to providers, health plans and technology companies in the health care industry are as yet unclear. Availity remains confident that we are prepared to accommodate any scenario that could unfold.
We are committed to helping you operate a healthy, thriving business—even in an industry constantly redefined by change. Because we have solid yet flexible contingency plans for ICD-10 and other programs, you and your business will have the support you need. We are committed to preserving the uninterrupted flow of your administrative, clinical and financial information exchange on our networks, to assure continuous cash flow to your business.
The Firm believes successful Physicians view their office as a business. In order to meet today’s healthcare needs of the patient, profits are critical for a Medical Practice to survive and thrive.
As a trusted intermediary between payers, providers and other industry partners, the decision to delay the ICD-10 implementation will cause businesses to rethink their plans. As we consult with payers about their strategies, we will advise you on potential impacts to testing, training and implementation as soon as possible.
The FIRM, with 30 years of combined experience specializes in Medical Billing, Credentialing and Consulting services to assist physicians and their staff to operate a more efficient, compliant and profitable medical practice.
At The FIRM, optimal insurance reimbursement is our goal! The Firm’s expert medical billing staff understands the importance of excellent and efficient medical billing and collections as well as effective denial appeals.
Continuing Education at The FIRM is the key to understanding and keeping abreast of the continuously changing federal and State laws & regulations that can affect our clients.
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