Precise Processing Pays Off

November 1, 2003
Tracey Walker
Tracey Walker

She is senior editor of Managed Healthcare Executive.

Any bill paid on time means good news for an MCO, right? Not so fast. What if it wasn't paid properly? What if the provider or hospital facility was under- or overpaid? When processing medical claims, it pays-literally-for managed care organizations and providers to get it right the first time.