Orthopedic Billing Services

Orthopedics is a medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of conditions related to the musculoskeletal system. This includes bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves.

As such, orthopedic care is critical in helping individuals regain their mobility, reduce pain, and improve their overall quality of life.However, as with any medical specialty, orthopedic care is not without its administrative and financial challenges. This is where orthopedic billing comes in.

What is Orthopedic Billing and Why is it Needed?

Orthopedic billing is the process of submitting and processing claims for orthopedic care services. This includes verifying insurance coverage, coding diagnoses and procedures, submitting claims, and following up on payment status. It’s crucial to ensure healthcare providers receive payment for their services. However, it can be complex and time-consuming, leading many to turn to professional billing services to streamline operations and maximize revenue.

Why Choose us?

24/7 service

We submit claims to insurance companies and other payers on behalf of our clients, ensuring that all necessary information is included and that claims are submitted in a timely manner.

100% compliance with HIPAA regulations

We work with providers to appeal denied claims and ensure that they receive the reimbursement they are entitled to.

No rejections

We work with providers to accurately capture all charges for services rendered, including CPT codes, ICD-10 codes, and modifiers.

Skilled technicians

We post payments from insurance companies and other payers to the provider's accounts, ensuring that they are accurately reflected in their financial records.

Follow-up services

We work with providers to manage their accounts receivable and ensure that they receive timely payment for services rendered.

Orthopedic Billing Codes: CPT and ICD-10 Codes

Orthopedic billing codes are used to accurately bill for services provided by a cardiologist. These codes are used to ensure that the correct services are being billed, and to provide accurate reimbursement from insurance companies. Here are some common codes used in cardiac medical billing:

ICD Codes
  • ICD codes are used to classify and report medical diagnoses and conditions. Here are five common ICD codes for orthopedic care
  • M17.11 – Unilateral primary osteoarthritis of the right knee
  • S42.001A – Fracture of the right clavicle, initial encounter for closed fracture
  • S72.001A – Fracture of the right femur, initial encounter for closed fracture
CPT Codes
  • CPT codes are used to report medical procedures and services. Here are five common CPT codes for orthopedic care:
  • 20610 – Arthrocentesis, aspiration, and/or injection; major joint or bursa (e.g., shoulder, hip, knee)
  • 29826 – Arthroscopy, shoulder, surgical; with debridement, extensive
  • 27130 – Total hip arthroplasty, with or without autograft or allograft
  • 27447 – Total knee arthroplasty, with or without allograft
  • 29827 – Arthroscopy, shoulder, surgical; with rotator cuff repair

Using the codes accurately is crucial to ensure proper billing and reimbursement. Orthopedics should stay up-to-date on the latest regulations and guidelines to ensure they are billing correctly and maximizing revenue for their practice. Working with a reputable and experienced Orthopedic medical billing service can help ensure accuracy and reduce administrative burden.

How We Work to Maximize Revenue for Cardiologists

Choosing MDVitals for your Cardiology billing needs offers a number of advantages over other providers. Here are just a few ways to increase revenue for cardiologists

Experienced Team

MDVitals is a comprehensive medical billing and coding company that specializes in orthopedic care. With years of experience in the field, the MDVitals team is well-versed in the complex coding and billing guidelines for orthopedic services, including both ICD and CPT codes

Maximize Revenue

One of the key ways MDVitals maximizes revenue for clients is by ensuring accurate and timely billing. This includes verifying insurance coverage, accurately coding diagnoses and procedures, and submitting claims promptly. By streamlining the billing process, MDVitals helps ensure that healthcare providers receive payment in a timely and efficient manner.

Billing Ease

MDVitals also offers a range of customizable billing services to meet the specific needs of each client. This includes everything from insurance verification and claims submission to denial management and appeals. By tailoring their services to each client’s unique needs, MDVitals helps maximize revenue and reduce administrative burdens.

Maximize your revenue with MDVitals

Orthopedic billing is a critical aspect of ensuring that healthcare providers receive payment for the services they provide. However, it can be complex and time-consuming. By working with a specialized billing and coding company like MDVitals, healthcare providers can streamline their operations and maximize revenue.

If you’re a healthcare provider in need of comprehensive orthopedic billing services, consider partnering with MDVitals. With their years of experience in the field, customizable services, and commitment to accurate and timely billing, MDVitals can help you reduce administrative burdens and focus on providing the best possible care to your patients.

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