PHYSICAL THERAPY BILLING

HITECH Act – Economic Stimulus for EMR Adoption

The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act helps physicians to cope with the EMR transition by providing financial assistance. Nitin Chhoda elaborates on the importance of the HITECH to practices that are just starting to use... read more

CPT Codes — from the Medical Coder Perspective

Nitin Chhoda explains how medical billing and coding can be simplified with an integrated electronic medical records and billing system. The importance of communicating with patients and elaborating costs and financial responsibilities is also discussed. CPT codes are... read more

CPT Codes: What’s In It?

CPT codes and ICD codes are the terms used when discussing medical situations, and are used by the insurance and medical billing companies as guides. Nitin Chhoda describes the categories and roles of these codes as they relate to the physical therapy business. CPT... read more

Medical Billing And Coding Outsourced

Medical billing and coding are indeed a very complex subject.  It is important to analyze whether your practice will need an in-house medical biller and coder or have it outsourced. Nitin Chhoda gives some factors to consider in order to guide your physical... read more