Billing rules for medical managers.

  title={Billing rules for medical managers.},
  author={Tom Graham},
  journal={British journal of hospital medicine},
  volume={53 4},
  • Tom Graham
  • Published 1995 in British journal of hospital medicine
The stages of billing, commencing with the patient referral, are shown in Figure 1. The process of billing is a core function of a provider unit. Consequently, procedures must be in place which allow the system to run effectively and smoothly. The process is mostly managed by administrative and financial staff supported by increasingly sophisticated information technology. The amount of billing is increasing as purchasers steadily shift from block contracts to cost and volume and cost per case… CONTINUE READING