Part B Wound Care, Billing & Compliance
Assignment of Benefits
Care Concepts handles Part B Billing for nursing homes so
that you can deliver the best quality healthcare.
With WCC, you'll get the wound care products you need. WCC works with Medicare and most leading
supply the billing
technology and collect from the appropriate payee.
is Wound Care
Care Concepts is a very conservative Part B biller, which is good for
customers because it makes your life easier:
conforms strictly to Medicare Guidelines
by never attempting to
bill more than the Medicare Guidelines.
Medicare refuses to pay, WCC does
not bill our partners.
When WCC accepts a Part B case,
we handle it from beginning to end.
WCC work with our existing formulary?
Care Concepts can work with your existing formulary to ensure that your
billing is always performed to the letter of the law and that your
receive the best standard of care.
WCC supply wound clinicians
in the field? Yes!
employs clinicians that provide wound education in nursing homes and remote diagnostic assistance, too.
What exactly is Part B billing?
types of Medicare involve wound care:
hospital care as well as skilled nursing facility care, hospice care,
health care. Generally,
wound care in a hospital and during the first 100 days in a nursing
under Part A and is included as part of the daily Medicare payment for
services, outpatient care, and other medical services, which are not
covered under Part A Medicare.
Generally, after 100
days in a nursing home, a
patient’s wound care
treatments fall under Part B and are paid separately from daily care
part B is the plan
that you use to go see your doctor,
whereas Medicare part
A is the plan that you would use if you were an inpatient in a
two are not interchangeable!
important thing to understand about Medicare Part B
billing is that each person must pay a premium each month, and pay a
deductible and co-pay unless the patient has co-insurance. As such, Part B is like regular
commercial insurance plans. However,
unlike regular commercial insurance plans, Part B Medicare
includes two types of services:
Necessary Services: These
include services and supplies needed to treat your medical condition.
To be covered, the service also has to be within the
standards of medical practice. This means that holistic or
naturopathic treatments are not covered.
These include healthcare services that are necessary for preventing
illness rather than treating it. Methods of early detection, such as
diagnostic exams for cancer, are also considered preventive medicine.
has developed a specialized expertise in supplying
wound care products under the Part B system.
We will ensure that your patients get the products
they need and that
Medicare Part B is properly billed.
we try out Wound Care
are happy to demonstrate Wound Care Concepts Part B System at any of
facilities – on any collection of patients or even a whole facility for
entire month. Our
clients often ask us
to handle their most difficult nursing homes and are delighted with the
do I sign up?
To sign up, please call Brian at 215-788-2700
WCC representative will provide
a one-page acknowledgement that WCC is now
handling your Part B wound care. There
are no long-term commitments and you can get started today!