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UB04 Form - What is a UB04 Form, Where Do I Get One, and How ..

Do you need to get a UB04 form completed for an insurance company?  What is a UB04 form?  Where do you find one?  And how do you fill it out?  We run across these questions often in the world of ..
(November 08, 2008)
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Dealing With Insurance Denials

One of the most difficult tasks in the medical office for the billing department is dealing with insurance denials. Unfortunately many claims are denied for a variety of reasons and if not handled ..
(October 10, 2008)
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Medical Billing Books and E-Books

Medical billing books are no longer available only at bookstores and by ordering from the internet. You can now download many medical billing books directly to your computer instantly. New technology .
(September 20, 2008)
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UB04 Forms for Facility Billing - Make Sure They Are Completed .

If your clinic or office is established as a facility by the insurance company, you are required to file your medical insurance claims on UB04 forms rather than CMS 1500 claim forms. Many ..
(March 20, 2008)
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Work At Home As A Medical Biller

Many people ask me about working at home with their own medical billing business. It's a field that is in high demand. As our population ages, more and more people are seeing doctors more regularly. ..
(March 16, 2008)
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NPI Number - Everything You Need to Know About NPI Numbers

What is an NPI number, who needs one, how do you get one, who needs two NPI numbers, what is a taxonomy code and how does it affect your NPI # (and your payments), how do you get someone else NPI #, ..
(June 20, 2007)
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Hummingbird House - How to Build a Hummingbird House

Hummingbirds build small nests to lay their eggs and don't actually live in a hummingbird house such as we think of with other bird houses. You can offer a nesting platform in a well chosen location ..
(April 17, 2007)
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Building a Bird Feeder

Bird feeders are a wonderful source of entertainment. There are so many different birds you can attract by offering them some food, especially in the winter months when the food is hard to come by. ..
(March 23, 2007)
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Humming Birds - How to Feed and Attract Them to Your Yard

A humming bird feeder can be an interesting addition to your yard or garden. Feeders often provide unexpected entertainment. Humming birds or “hummers" are like tiny helicopters and their ..
(March 23, 2007)
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Cardinal Bird House - How to Build a Bird House For a Cardinal

The male cardinal is a bright red color and you can't help but want to attract this beautiful bird to your yard. A cardinal builds a nest and does not generally live in a cardinal bird house. They ..
(March 23, 2007)
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NPI Number – How to Notify Insurance Carriers and Medicare ..

NPI number or National Provider Identifier number is a ten digit number assigned to members of the medical profession who submit medical insurance claims for payment. Once you obtain your NPI number, .
(February 09, 2007)
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NPI Number – Can a Foreign Dr. Apply for a NPI Number

NPI number or National Provider Identifier number is an identification number that is now required of all healthcare providers. It was instituted to provide a unique identifier for each individual ..
(February 06, 2007)
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HCFA 1500 to CMS 1500 – Seven Big Changes

The standard HCFA 1500 (12-90) form that the medical profession has used for many years is now outdated and being replaced by the “new and improved” CMS 1500 (08-05) form. There are many ..
(February 04, 2007)
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To Go or Not To Go - Whitewater Rafting For Beginners

Have you ever thought “I wonder what white water rafting is like?" I know I have. And I think I kind of thought “Yeah, I'd like to try it. " But another part of me, the scared chicken ..
(July 28, 2006)
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Building a Garden Pond and Perennial Flower Bed From Scratch

We had a large newly created yard and I have a love of flowers so I naturally desired a flower garden. The problem was that the fill that was trucked in to create this yard was all chunks of blacktop .
(July 28, 2006)
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Concrete Lawn Ornament and Statue Repair

My husband and I owned a concrete lawn ornament business for 7 years. We bought a lot of concrete in North Carolina, packed it on a 30’ trailer, and drove up I 81 through Pennsylvania to get ..
(July 20, 2006)
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Pondless Waterfalls

Pondless waterfalls are the newest idea in water features. They're so practical and we do love practical. Exactly what is a pondless waterfall – just what it sounds like. It is a water feature with .
(July 20, 2006)
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