Verifying Patient Insurance Benefits

verify patient benefits

Before you provide care, it’s imperative to confirm how a patient will pay for your services. In cases where patients are covered by an insurance plan, it’s equally important to verify their insurance eligibility before you provide any care. Failing to do so could leave you with an unpaid claim by the insurance company or


Your goal as a health care provider is to help your patients achieve improved health through proven treatment and care. Though each patient responds to care and reaches goals differently, at the end of the day, you want to feel confident you’ve treated your patients with expertise and compassion. You would never intend to make

Insurance gives us financial protection when misfortune happens. We rear-end someone and our auto insurance helps cover the damages. We get the flu and our health insurance pays part of the bill. One look at TV commercials and it’s obvious there are many auto and health insurance companies competing for our business. It’s when we’re

a positive attitude counts

Your knowledge and aptitude landed you a good job. But those likely weren’t the only assets that got you hired. Chances are your enthusiasm and attitude played a role, too. In an economy with lots of job seekers, employers are looking for people who can bring first-rate skills to the table, with a personality to

How Professional Liability Insurance Rates are Determined

If you are in the market to purchase Professional Liability Insurance, you’ll find there are quite a few options with varying coverage and costs. Coverage fact sheets are usually available from the insurance carrier or agent to help you compare policies and identify the differences between them. What’s not easily understood, though, is how insurance

How to Build a Trusting Relationship with your counseling patients

The fundamental goal of counseling is to help individuals who are experiencing personal challenges be able to resolve them and improve their emotional well-being. Establishing an open and trustworthy relationship with your patients creates the foundation for how they’ll most effectively reach their goals, and it’s also a significant measure of your therapy’s success. Building

steps to properly handle an incident

As a practicing health care professional, your patient’s health and safety are in your hands. And because of the care standards established for your profession, you’re responsible for providing the best care possible in both clinical exercise and ethical conduct. Unfortunately, regardless of your work ethic and your commitment to provide excellent care to each

Buying a Professional Liability Insurance policy is an essential component of working in health care, medical and wellness industries—in fact, many facilities and employers require one before you can begin work. No matter what health care niche you practice in, a Professional Liability policy will cover you if an allegation of negligence is brought against

Health Professional Liability Insurance is insurance coverage that’s made to protect professionals who provide medical services or give health- and wellness-related opinions as a means to earn a living. In today’s litigious society, going without this type of insurance can be a sure misstep. What are the chances of me getting sued? Even if you’re

You’ve probably had experience buying insurance to protect your house or car from the perils of fire, theft or damage, and you most likely have Health Insurance to protect you from the financial burdens of injury or illness. Professional Liability Insurance protects your personal financial assets from the hazards you face as a medical or