How to report incorrect Medicare payments
It is the servicing provider's responsibility to advise Medicare if you are aware of incorrect Medicare payments, using the Voluntary acknowledgement of incorrect payments form
Billing Accurately Under Medicare
While the support staff at Cutting Edge are happy to provide general advice about how to correctly bill Medicare for medical services, it's the responsibility of the servicing provider to ensure that all services for their provider numbers are billed ...
Registering providers with Medicare
Overview Before you can submit electronic claims via Cutting Edge, all providers must be registered with Medicare for online claiming. There are two ways to manage this. Via the provider's PRODA account, suitable for single providers or small numbers ...
Reconciling Payments in eCLAIMS To reconcile payments that have been processed electronically - go to eClaims > Payments. Tick the box under the R heading if the payment matches what is in your bank account. These payments will then be removed ...
Handling Error 8018 - Date of Birth doesn't match Medicare Records
If a Medicare verification returns an error code 8018 it means that the patient's date of birth entered doesn't match Medicare records. You will not be able to submit a claim for this patient until it is resolved. Check you've correctly entered the ...
Can a PDVC Medicare cheque be mailed to the doctor/practice?
No. When you submit a Medicare claim and the patient has not paid the account in full, Medicare will mail a benefit cheque to the claimant made payable to the practitioner. This is called a "Pay Doctor Via Claimant" cheque (PDVC). It's the patient's ...