Earning your medical degree included many facets of practicing medicine effectively and ethically. However, you probably did not take many business courses in med school. Nevertheless, you are running your practice as smoothly as possible. Perhaps you have a skilled staff who helps with the business and compliance end of things, or maybe you do it all yourself.
Either way, one of the details that requires your careful attention is billing. Billing your patients is essential to paying your bills and keeping your practice running. However, mistakes during the billing process, particularly when it comes to coding services, can create a mountain of trouble that can place your business and your license at risk.