It’s that time of the year again. I’m not talking about turkey dinners or holiday shopping, flu season is coming. Many healthcare providers, retail organizations, and employers are offering flu shots to their consumers and employees. Unless these shots are exchanged for cash payments or distributed at no charge, these organizations may encounter problems with insured participants. As they must be billed through their individual payers for these services using new claims for each patient served.
Many organizations don’t provide this service because of the administrative cost associated with insurance billing. At MEDTranDirect, we have modified our billing product 837Direct to handle these “roster bills” in a fraction of the time it would take to create them individually. Continue reading