Physical Therapy Billing Secrets: What You Need to Know
What you'll learn
- Distinguish between substantial portion method, 8-minute rule AMA, and per diem billing
- Implement strategies to enhance revenue and billing efficiency in physical therapy
- Identify legal and ethical considerations in the billing process for PT and PTA practices
- Apply practical knowledge to navigate common challenges in PT/PTA billing scenarios
- Basic understanding of physical therapy/assistant practices. No prior billing knowledge required.
Navigating the world of physical therapy goes beyond just clinical knowledge; it demands proficiency in billing, a vital skill often overlooked in academic settings. This course is tailored for new PT graduates, filling in the gaps left by traditional schooling. Dive into essential billing techniques that will set you apart in your early career. Learn to differentiate and apply crucial billing methods such as the Substantial Portion Method, 8-minute Rule AMA, and Per Diem insurances. Beyond just understanding these methods, you'll gain insights into optimizing them for both revenue and efficiency.
But this course isn't exclusive to fresh PT grads. Any individual aiming to harness the power of effective billing to boost revenue will find this content invaluable. Medical professionals, healthcare administrators, and entrepreneurs alike can glean from the universal billing strategies and principles laid out in this comprehensive guide. With the healthcare landscape continually evolving, the ability to maximize billing without compromising on ethics becomes paramount.
The course also underscores the ethical implications of billing, ensuring you uphold the highest standards of practice. It's a delicate balance between maintaining trust and increasing income, and this course shows you precisely how to strike it. Whether you're venturing into your own practice, joining a clinic, desiring to improve your billing department's efficacy, or merely seeking to augment your professional and financial skills, this course is indispensable. Dive in and equip yourself with insights many miss, and watch as your career or business flourishes like never before.
Who this course is for:
- Designed for physical therapy and physical therapist assistant students aiming to refine billing techniques, enhance revenue, and understand associated ethical/legal aspects
Dr. Starbuck is a seasoned professional with a versatile background spanning physical therapy, revenue cycle management, content creation, business consulting, and motor vehicle accident/personal injury care. He ventured away from the status quo to secure his freedom, willingly sacrificing time and wealth to build a future he envisioned for his loved ones and colleagues. His platform, The Healthcare Misfit®, serves as a beacon for others, offering insights from his journey—both successes and setbacks—to save them time and resources. Dr. Starbuck's qualifications are unique, and one is invited to explore his resume to delve deeper into his professional background and expertise.