Medical Billing insurance claims processing starts when the healthcare provider treats the patient. After which, a bill of services is sent to the payer, usually the insurance company, who will evaluate the claim. Without proper monitoring, claims could last weeks to months and may not cover what is promised. Fortunately, there are latest technologies introduced to the healthcare system that would ensure that people are reimbursed.
Electronic claims processing helps you get paid faster because you are basically submitting your claims electronically. At present, you can send an electronic claim to over 2,000 insurance companies and government payers. You can then receive claim reports with updates on its status electronically.