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Discount Dangers: Providers Cheated for PR-2 Reports

Jun 14, 2018

It seems like claims administrators really, really want to cheat California workers’ comp providers by reducing payment for the Treating Physician’s Progress Report, or PR-2....

Multiple Payors Reimbursing WC002 at 2017 Rates

Jun 1, 2018

We’re halfway through 2018, and claims administrators are still reimbursing your office at 2017 rates for 2018 dates of service.We’ve noticed this problem all year for...

E/M Services Denied for Insufficient Documentation

May 30, 2018

Increasingly, claims administrators are no longer downcoding evaluation and management (E/M) services. Instead, many claims administrators are denying charges for E/M service...

Overpaid? Providers Under No Obligation to Return Payment to Claims Admin

Nov 17, 2017

When an employer or insurer’s claims administrator incorrectly overpays a workers’ comp bill, the provider is under no legal obligation to return the payment. This issue came...

Average Days to Payment, December 2014 - May 2015

Jun 15, 2015

Want to know how fast claims administrators pay medical bills for workers’ compensation patients? Look at the average days to payment for the past six months for the top 30 c...

No Response? What to Do When Claims Admin Ignores Your Bill

May 17, 2018

It happens far too often: providers treat an injured worker for a California employer, send the bill to the claims administrator, and then...nothing. Workers’ comp is ...

Reminder: E/M Reimbursements Higher in 2018

Feb 21, 2018

Some of the most commonly used billing codes by our providers, Evaluation and Management (E/M) codes are still being paid at 2017 rates for 2018 dates of service. While the d...

Glitch at York Risk May Delay Bill Payment

Jan 17, 2018

Technical problems at third-party administrator York Risk Services left roughly 15,000 bills unprocessed. The error was discovered and resolved by York’s in-house bill review...

How Workers’ Comp Payments By Credit Card Hurt CA Providers

Mar 13, 2018

Accepting credit cards from patients for co-pays and deductibles is one thing, but it makes zero financial sense for California providers to accept credit card payments from ...

Claims Administrator Days to Payment Q1 – Q3

Nov 22, 2016

So you’ve filled out all the required fields in DaisyBill and clicked ‘submit’ on your bill. End of story? Not a chance. For us, that’s just the beginning.From ...

CA Appeals Court: Providers Do Not Need to Refund Overpayments

Dec 7, 2017

Our recent blog post on overpayments generated a number of requests from providers for verification that, absent fraud, refunds are not due to employers or insurers, even in ...
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Average Days to Payment, March - June 2014

Jul 21, 2014

I’ve talked before about the data that DaisyBill can track for workers’ compensation claims administrators.  As we’ve done a few times in the past, here’s a table that shows ...

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