understanding the medical process

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Understanding the medical collection process By Heather Lisowski This presentation is to get a good understanding on how important it is to know how to handle the medical collections and to also know the policy on payments and also how long of a grace period they have in paying it until it is past due. When dealing with medical billing it is very important that not only do you follow the company policies but also follow the laws that go with the collection process. Some company’s will not send notices until it is too late and then turned over to the collection agents. Our medical process is that if someone does not pay the bill when it is due we will first call them and see if they can pay over the phone or mail in the payment we can even make payment arrangements for them. When that is not done we send
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them a letter letting them know that we tried to help in paying the balance off but now we need the whole payment. Then if that still won’t work them we will call again and send letters again. Finally we will wait till ninety
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2011 for the course HCA 230 taught by Professor Health during the Spring '02 term at University of Phoenix.

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