We offer quality insurance Credentialing Service for Physicians, Physician assitants, nurse practitioners, Physical Therapists and Social workers at affordable rates. Our aim is to get your medical providers credentialed with best insurance companies. Our medical credentialing specialists offer quick, easy and value adding solution.
Our insurance credentialing services for physicians are focused to enable you to accept every patient by credentialing physicians with best payers in your area so that you can start billing insurance companies right away.
What is Physician Credentialing?
It is process of , and or enrollments. for ‘s education, experience and other related credentials. It is to ensure that is competitive enough to render the healthcare services. The same concept is also known as
The objective of is to make sure that all the information provided by in his or her application is correct.
This helps to minimize the risk of fraud. It is to ensure highest level of from qualified and improves .
A primary source for your educational background could be the medical school you attended in order to earn your medical degree or certificate. For work experience it could be your previous employer to verify medical . of . For licensure it will be your state
It also encompass of training and education through the American Medical Association or the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates if the got his medical education outside the United States. or
Medical payers can also verify sanction information from National Practitioner Data Bank on closed and settled claims history.
medical insurance is tedious and time consuming process with a lot of requirements. It can take 30 to 120 business days. It also varies to as some insurances may process your application within 15 days and some may take up to 6 months.
Provider Credentialing Process flow for Physicians?
We complete your CAHQ application and upload all the required documents.
We reach out to all the healthcarethat you are planning to join and request application packets, complete the and submit back.
The third step to complete your physician credentialing process is to sign a contract with the medical insurance companies and accept terms and conditions.
Once we complete all above steps, Physician will become an in-network provider. Physician will be able to receive reimbursements from each insurance payor.
We offer comprehensive provider credentialing service by analyzing the top payers in your area. This enables you to improve your cashflow.
BENEFITS OF OUR CREDENTIALING SERVICES FOR PHYSICIANS
The standard time frame for physician credentialing application process is 30-120 business days, Some insurances even take more than 120 days and some process applications within 45 days.
Your dedicated account manager will help you evaluate right payers according to your specialty and location. We help you negotiation contracts in best possible way. Transparent and timely client communication is main focus of our medical credentialing service. We send bi-weekly application status updates.
In general and on average, expect to pay $250-$399 per provider per payer for physician credentialing services.
No, you will have to wait until your medical provider credentialing and contracting application gets approved.
To complete medical provider credentialing process you should have following documents.
- State License
- Malpractice insurance
- DEA certificate
- Board certificate
- IRS letter (EIN letter)
- Business Voided Check
- General Liability insurance
- Educational and Professional history of medical provider
- Article of Incorporation in case of business
We have also given detailed list checklist section. Do scroll down to check that.
Yes & No.
It depends on your specialty, patient volume and state you are practicing in but it is always recommended to complete your Medicare provider enrollment process before applying for other insurances.
It depends on multiple factors such as your Specialty, The state you are practicing in and the Insurances you are applying for.
We can help you get your individual or business NPI within 24 hours for FREE of Cost.
Yes, you will either get an approval letter via mail or an email from medical insurance payer on approval of your physician credentialing application.
WHY YOU SHOULD OUTSOURCE MEDICAL CREDENTIALING?
No doubt that medical credentialing is an important aspect for running a successful medical practice. You can hire a provider credentialing specialist or outsource the process to right credentialing service provider company.
We Can Save Your Time by Avoiding Following Major Mistakes.
- Submitting provider credentialing applications with erroneous data.
- Submitting credentialing applications to wrong departments.
- Submitting multiple applications.
- Incorrect contracting or unable to understand the provider contract with insurance payers.
- Irregular follow ups.
- Provider enrollment with HMOs & PPOs without completing Medicare & Medicaid enrollment
- Signing an insurance contract without even reviewing it.
- Accepting the fee schedules from insurance companies as it is where it can be negotiated.
How to Choose Best Credentialing Company?
Choosing best credentialing services company for physicians can help you grow faster. It saves lot of time and effort you need to put to achieve physician credentialing goals.
The best company should always meet the deadlines. Delaying provider credentialing will not only effect your cash flow but over all operations as well.
The dedicated expert from best credentialing service company should evaluate and suggest top medical insurance payers in your area.
Segmenting and prioritizing medical insurance credentialing application process is key to success.
Medical insurance credentialing company should handle all re-validation or rec-credentialing tasks.
The company should be able to provide bi-weekly application status reports and charge competitive fee for insurance credentialing services.
Why physician credentialing is so important?
Physician credentialing is important to build a patient network. No matter what specialty and caliber you have, in order to gain a good patient volume you need to be listed on the insurance panels.
Healthcare insurances will only refer their patients to you if you are one of their participating or in-network medical provider.
You revenue cycle depends on physician credentialing.
Patients are the most basic need of a your medical practice so to make sure that you are not losing a single patient you should get into every insurance plan that is available in your area.
In simple words, it’s all about your cash-flows, if you have an existing medical practice or planning to start one, you should be well aware that all your plans run around cash-flows, which is dependent on proper provider enrollment process execution.
Right provider credentialing services enables you to accept more patients.
Provider credentialing with insurance payers is the first step to generate continues & healthy cash-flows.
Provider Credentialing ensures that you accept all the patients. You will not have to say “NO” to any patient as you don’t accept that healthcare insurance they have.
In-network contracting helps you build strong brand.
Provider credentialing paves your way to payer network contracting, which means you will be get patients from other physicians from same network, this helps strengthen the relationship and build reputation with other providers & more patients.
Payer in-network contracting ensures more revenue for in-network providers
Insurance credentialing has direct impact on your business plan.
If you will not get yourself or new hires credentialed in timely fashion, you will not be able to bill the insurance payers.
It may push you to plan cash arrangements from other resources.
While creating your medical practice business plan, always keep in mind the time it will take to get your in-network reimbursements for patients treated by newly credentialed providers. Outsourcing physician credentialing process to right company can help you make best estimate.
Further you should also consider from what date newly hired medical providers can start seeing patients as if you will start billing for their patients on a future date, You need to know the cutoff date from where the payer can cover your past bills.
Commercial plan contracts do not have any retroactive billing provisions, so you will only be able to receive full reimbursement after your effective date.
Physician Credentialing Checklist
Once you are ready to signup for insurance credentialing service , keep your documents ready related to following areas.
Provider Birth Country & State
CAQH User Name & Password
NPPES User Name & Password
Practice Phone Number
Practice Fax No
Owner Home Address Owner Cell
Owner NPPES User Name & Password
Owner Birth Country & State
WE OFFER INSURANCE CREDENTIALING SERVICE FOR
- House calls
- Private practices
- Telemedicine & Telehealth Startups
- Surgery centers credentialing
- Hospital Privileges
- IPA Affiliations
- Hospitals credentialing
MEDICAL INSURANCES WE COVER
Federal Plans like Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare, etc.
National Plans such as Aetna, Cigna, BCBS, UHC, Humana etc.
All Managed Care & Regional Plans.
HOW DO WE SERVE
Simply explain what you want & leave your contact details. We will get back to you at our earliest.
2 - Information
After reviewing your query, we will get back to you as soon as possible to have clear idea regarding your requirements as well as we will help you to prepare specific documents required to complete the application.
2 - Submission
On your Go Ahead call, Our expert will update and submit the application to related departments.
Dedicated Manger will follow up with all verification resources as well as keep you posted regarding updates.
Get Following Covered for Only $ 399 per Month per Provider
- Life time support
- Get Credentialed with as many insurances companies as you want
- NPI registration & Maintenance
- CAQH Registration & Maintenance
- Medicare & Medicaid Enrollment
- Credentialing & Re-Credentialing with PPOs and HMOs.
- Contracting & Negotiations
- Direct Deposit Setups to avoid extra workload.
- Demographic Updates.
- Quarterly Directory Verification
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