New Medicare Advanced Beneficiary Form Must be Used by July 1, 2017

New Medicare Advanced Beneficiary Form Must be Used by July 1, 2017

Medicare’s Advanced Beneficiary Notice  (ABN) has been updated and takes effect June 21, 2017.  The only change to the new form includes language informing beneficiaries of their rights to CMS nondiscrimination practices and how to request the ABN in an alternative

After your Medical Billing Courses…

After your Medical Billing Courses…

So you have made the decision to start a career in medical billing! Maybe you have already taken courses and are now looking at certifications. Perhaps you don’t feel like you have learned enough to land that perfect job? Before

PMRNC – A look at 2017!

PMRNC  is an association that has been dedicated to offering the very best medical billing resources, education and networking since 2001.  Our members include medical billers all over the United States who work in medical practices and facilities. We also have members who

Dispelling the Myths about Medical Billing Certifications and the Difference Between Certificates and Certification.

Dispelling the Myths about Medical Billing Certifications and the Difference Between Certificates and Certification.

In browsing competitors websites (Yes I do this!) I ran across several vendors and educational programs which offered medical billing online courses that included“certification” with their courses. That definitely peaked my curiosity. I thought; how can one achieve and maintain a certification in

Medical Billing Online Courses & Certifications

Medical Billing Online Courses & Certifications

PMRNC Educational Online Medical Billing E-Learning Courses!     Learn at your own pace!   Complete student support! Our instructors are available via online chat, phone or email throughout your entire course or certification exam experience.   Free updates! Even when

Your Medical Billing Business ONLINE!

If you have decided to start your own medical billing business, practice management consulting, credentialing or other healthcare administrative business, you need to be ONLINE. If your market is healthcare providers, physicians or healthcare facilities, you want to be online.

Is Your Medical Billing or Coding Association Working FOR you or AGAINST you?

Is Your Medical Billing or Coding Association Working FOR you or AGAINST you?

This has been going on for many years, physicians and billing companies in the U.S. have been using offshore entities for their medical billing. This of course takes away jobs from American Billers as well as increases the risk of potential security

Are Medical Billers obtaining Group Plan Effective Dates when Verifying Benefits?

One of the most frustrating things I’ve seen in looking for a system to verify benefits and eligibility is that most systems are NOT verifying the group effective date when it comes to trying to obtain verification and eligibility of

Love What you Do and Do What you Love!

Love What you Do and Do What you Love!

Valentines day is about “love” right? Well there are all kinds of love. I know that I “Love” my husband, my children but I also LOVE my career and my business. Is it the same kind of love? Of course