Synopsis - She has written this book to educate CONSUMERS and MEDICAL PROVIDERS about the workings of a medial office and how they network with the medical insurance companies in achieving payment for your claims. This affects you. This book also covers numerous reasons your claim was denied. It also tells you what information the insurance company needs in order to process your claim.
Also, how to kick it up a notch when the patient needs to intervene and fight their own insurance company for what they feel they are entitled to under their contract. Many times the CONSUMER will getter faster results than the Medical Provider with just a phone call.
Medical Billing is very complicated and continues to become more so with each passing year. This is the way the medical insurance companies hold on to their money like glue. When you finish reading this book you will be able to understand if your medical insurance claim was paid correctly, or if you need to be kicked up to the next step and appeal. Linda has written this book to educate MEDICAL PROVIDERS and their staff about the way medial offices network with the medical insurance companies in achieving payment for their claims. Medical Billing is very complicated and continues to become more so with each passing year. This is the way the medical insurance companies hold on to their money like glue. Linda found when working in small and large medical offices there were not any letters for use in either billing the insurance companies or the patient. She started writing her own letters and was asked over and over again from the other employees to use her letters.
When an insurance company called one of the other employees and said write your letter like Linda she gets results; she knew she was a winner in writing winning appeal letters. When you finish reading this guide your medical office will have sample letters to use to appeal claims to your insurance companies. They will also have sample letters to use to mail to their patients who are behind in the payment of their bills.
The CONSUMER will also have sample appeal letters and a step by step instruction on how to create your own letter. There are letters for Release of Medical Information, a Letter of Hardship. There is a Letter for Cease and Desist when you are in collection With this letter the Collection Agency will stop harassing you will with unwanted phone calls. This book is both for the CONSUMER AND THE MEDICAL PROVIDER. Both need help in this on going struggle to get your bills paid.
The MEDICAL PROVIDER needs to be paid first from the insurance company. They want to be paid by the insurance company. They just want to get paid. When they fail it now becomes you the CONSUMER to fight the battle and appeal your own bill. This is the book that will get the results.
You can also apply the Appeal Letters for any Consumer issue. For other types of insurance companies or problem issues.