As a full-service anesthesia management company, DPI fields many questions surrounding the various types of anesthesia staffing models and how they impact operating room efficiency.
If you own an anesthesia practice, you are likely interested in learning more about QBI and how it can save you money. We’re here to help explain.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has made its final base unit value decisions for anesthesia codes for 2018.
Changes in healthcare billing, reporting, and documentation that have been implemented recently are well-known now among clinicians and revenue cycle management…
Even among anesthesia providers, discontinuous time as it relates to anesthesia billing is not clearly understood.
As patient deductibles increase and value-based reimbursement programs become more prevalent, it is important to understand the complexities behind the cost of anesthesia services.
For many years, the defined start and end times an anesthesia provider can bill for have been set, yet many anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists still experience confusion on this important aspect of billing. Granted, the rules are not exactly black and white, but…
Becker’s Hospital Review published a comprehensive review of the correct procedures for billing and coding for post-operative pain management techniques in anesthesia, and we find their article incredibly informative. The author clearly outlines the essential considerations in proper coding for most third party payers, and we hope you’ll give it a read.