Reflecting on WHY?

On July 24, 2017, in Money Tree Billing, Our History, by MoneyTree

My oldest daughter, Danica (Dani), just turned 18. She’s excited and I’m reflective. I’ve caught myself thinking back through the years, shaking my head at how fast she’s grown up. There were times when I wished this day would come sooner, and now… Dani was born with a rare bone disease (Camurati Engelmann’s Syndrome). We didn’t start to [...]

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BCBS of Michigan Reminder: Professional providers required to submit claims electronically, starting June 30

On July 17, 2017, in Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Insurance Questions, by MoneyTree

Hey BCBS providers… beginning on June 30, 2017, you will be required to submit these types of claims electronically if you have the capability to. Original claims Replacement claims Void or cancel claims Any claim that includes services for which you’ll submit medical records BCBS also encourages the following claims to be submitted electronically if [...]

Team Money Tree

On July 10, 2017, in Community, by MoneyTree

Money Tree Billing is reaching out into the community and sponsoring an off-road motorcycle racing team! Many organizations sponsor softball, soccer, or baseball teams, but not Money Tree.  Harriet, our company President, is part of a family that has been around off-road racing for generations and therefore when we decided to help out our community, [...]

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New ABN

On June 8, 2017, in Billing Questions, Medicare, Uncategorized, by MoneyTree

Medicare has announced an updated Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN). The new form will be required after June 21, 2017. The new form includes a non-discrimination clause, informing the Medicare beneficiary of their rights to non-discrimination and how to request an ABN in an alternative format, if needed. The new expiration date on the [...]

 

Utilizing Your Software

On May 2, 2017, in Eclipse Software, by MoneyTree

We are often asked how to do certain things in Eclipse: how to run this report, or that statistic.  We are also commonly asked about the Electronic Health Record (EHR) feature in Eclipse called Encounter.  Though we are happy to help our clients with all of the above, it got us thinking… Do you know [...]

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Security Health Plan (SHP)

On April 18, 2017, in Insurance Questions, by MoneyTree

Effective March 15, 2017 for all Security Health Plan Products, with the exception of Badger Care Plus:  SHP now requires you to notify them via the use of the FX modifier if you are still using x-ray film. SHP will decrease your payment by 20% for any x-rays that are being handled with film, instead [...]

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What is your Plan B?

On April 18, 2017, in Money Tree Billing, by MoneyTree

We all like to dream big, which explains why so many rush to buy a Lottery ticket with the hopes of winning the big jackpot once it’s over $200 million dollars. We joke and laugh as we leave our jobs at the end of the day, “Mrs. Smith’s notes have been uploaded in the EHR [...]

Medicare MIPS – 5 Things You Need to Do Now

On February 15, 2017, in Medicare, by MoneyTree

This is a very brief summary of the new Medicare MIPS System. Please call us if you have more detailed questions or concerns. 1. Chiropractors ARE required to participate ONLY if they meet one of the following criteria: Medicare allowable charges for YOUR Tax ID Number are $30,000 or more * Allowable Codes = 98940,98941,98942 [...]

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Attention MN Docs! SecureCare Invoice & Report Card Login

On November 10, 2016, in Practice Information, by MoneyTree

If you have not already, you should be receiving an email from SecureCare notifying you of your report card status. As a reminder, SecureCare is the third party company partnered with BCBS of MN. One of their responsibilities is to monitor the statistics of each provider to ensure they are meeting the required benchmarks as [...]

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How to Handle General Accident, PI, and Auto Claims in Eclipse

On October 27, 2016, in Eclipse Software, by MoneyTree

We’ve been fielding some questions about how to handle Personal Injury (PI) and Motor Vehicle (auto) Accounts in Eclipse once the primary carrier denies coverage and we thought maybe our other clients would like to know how to go about it too. Initially, you will open a new CASE in Eclipse and add the accident [...]

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