Practical steps to reduce insurance denials and steadily improve the bottom line
By Kendall Smith, MD | Chief Physician Advisor to the Intersect Healthcare Leadership Team
I was writing an appeal for a hospital system the other day to a large insurer. It was one of many similar appeals related to the same medication and the same procedure I’d written many other times over the previous few months. It then occurred to me that, absent some feedback to the physicians involved, likely, I’d be addressing any number of similar denials again a year down the road.