Automating Medical Forms with OCR
Perform your claims processing faster, with less errors and effort using OCR.
Once the form is scanned, our software:
- Electronically isolates and records information provided in the different fields
- Transfers and fills that information
- Checks for errors and flags those errors for easy verification.
- Automatically generates the proper organization and format of the form to meet requirements
- Accurately submits and stores your claim
By expediting claim processing and increasing accuracy,
you can decrease the overall time it takes to process claims to ensure faster payments.
The open architecture and technology allow for flexibility
In coordination with our team of experienced professionals,
we can provide the critical expertise and effective ongoing support that you need to succeed in the ever-changing healthcare industry.
Other functions and benefits include:
- Index forms for instant searching and viewing
- Reduce the risk of combining redundant member information
- Customized to specifically fit your company’s requirements
- Improve exception handling
- Maintains both professional and institutional claim types with all required information
- Reduce errors
- Increase accuracy, productivity, and profitability
- Predefined templates for fast implementation
The forms CMS 1500 (formerly HCFA 1500) and UB-04 are the most common medical forms used to submit a claim. The form CMS 1500 is the universal claim form used by non-institutional healthcare providers, such as private practices, to bill specific covered services. The form UB-04 is very similar to the CMS 1500, but it is used by institutional healthcare providers, such as hospitals, to submit claims. J430 Dental Claims Form is a form Every dentist should be using the 2012 version of the ADA Dental Claim Form to avoid delayed payment and claims processing problems. A number of technical protocols and industry standards must be met for insurance claims to be delivered expediently and accurately between medical practice and payer.
The insurance claims process presents a big data entry challenge.
Data from these forms must be entered into a claims processing system. This is an expensive, labor-intensive task that is also prone to transcription errors. Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software can be used to automate the data entry by converting the scanned forms into machine-readable text, while improving accuracy with data validation checks.