When patients seek medical consultation, the role of a medical biller starts. All information such as the patient’s personal data, diagnosis, treatment received, will be collected as these will be used to collect payment for the cardiologist’s services from the patient’s insurance provider. The information collected has corresponding codes that will subsequently be used to determine the cost of the services provided.
The medical biller has the responsibility to file for an insurance claim on behalf of the cardiologist. Should the claim be denied, they will also be the one who will file for an appeal and make sure that the physician gets paid correctly and on time. Hiring a full-time staff to work on this task can be very costly. This is why more and more physicians these days outsource their need for cardiology medical billing Brooklyn needs.