The Medical Management Institute - MMI
The Medical Management Institute - MMI
The Medical Management Institute - MMI

MMI Updates & Announcements

  • City Council to Reconsider Outsourcing Ambulance Billing

    Posted: Jan 21 2015

    Source: The Grand Island Independent The Grand Island City Council may reconsider outsourcing ambulance billing after rejecting the idea in October as a way to keep higher-paying jobs in Grand Island. Fire Chief Cory Schmidt and interim Finance Director Billy Clingman said the costs and risks for keeping the local jobs are rising. They’ll share their concerns during a city council study session at 7 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall. “We’re looking at outsourcing this because of the complexity and the changing rules and the possible fines for doing things wrong,” Schmidt said.   Medical billing is already a complex job, with about 17,000 different billing codes, said Russ Blackburn, emergency medical services division chief. That complexity will grow by more than eightfold by Oct. 1, when the number of medical billing codes will jump to 141,000, Blackburn said. Public safety consultants warned the city about that complexity three years ago,...

  • Join MMI & Dari Bonner for a free webinar today (Jan. 21) to discuss the new medical coding course and certification

    Posted: Jan 21 2015

    Dari Bonner, RMC & Chief Training Officer at the Medical Management Institute will be hosting a free webinar today (Wed., January 21st at 1pm ET) to discuss the new medical coding course & RMC Certification. Dari will give you a quick tour of the learning site and course format before diving into a live Q/A session.  Dari will be the only one on camera, so you can sit back and ask any questions you have (or just listen in). Register by visiting https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8151234214256038913Download the enrollment packet by visiting https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0165/2460/files/Interactive_Enrollment_Feb_March_9822a1f0-6d17-4aa7-831e-6a8d117c23b2.pdf?2703 Purchase online by visiting http://www.mmiclasses.com/collections/online-medical-coding-training-certification/products/medical-coding-training-online

  • 2015 State of the Union Address will be on Tuesday, Jan. 20th at 9p ET

    Posted: Jan 20 2015

    The annual State of the Union address will be tonight (Tues., January 20) at 9p ET. The address is expected to focus on the state of the economy and its impact on the middle class and will be aired on all major networks.It will also be available to watch online by visiting: WhiteHouse.gov/SOTU

  • Marilyn Tavenner is Leaving CMS

    Posted: Jan 16 2015

    CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner's announcement Friday (January 15) that she's leaving the CMS at the end of February kicked off speculation on whom President Barack Obama will nominate to replace her. Perhaps a bigger question is whether any Obama nominee can gain approval from the GOP-controlled Senate.Full Article via Modern Healthcare can by found by visiting: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20150117/MAGAZINE/301179977/medicare-chief-marilyn-tavenner-leaving-cms

  • Job Opening: Medical Billing Administrative Assistant

    Posted: Jan 16 2015

    Job Opening: Medical Billing Admin Assistant

    Job Opening: Medical Billing Administrative AssistantExperience Needed: 0-2 yearsLocation: Downington, PA 19335Job Listing: http://bit.ly/15dlIHmAs the job is defined, the person in this position will: review payments made by insurance companies, called EOB’s (explanation of benefits) put together deposits to upload to our billing company who will then post the insurance payments to each patients acct. determine by reviewing the EOB’s or by running a report any patients that are due a refund determine by reviewing payments on the acct which patients owe money and should receive a bill call patients who had questions on their bill or about how their insurance paid make soft collection calls to patients with large balances follow up with insurance companies when claims do not process correctly Find more medical coding, billing, management & auditing positions through the MMI Job Board.