Julia M. Lowe, CPC

President - Affiliated Medical Billing

Julia M. Lowe, CPC

As a Medical Practice Management Consultant, Julia M. Lowe, CPC, streamlines physicians’ practices by providing physicians and office staff with audit, billing, training, and consulting services tailored to specialty. She has over 40 years of experience working with physicians, office staff, accountants, attorneys, insurance companies and government agencies.

Julia frequently serves as a consultant and lecturer at medical practices, hospitals, and Michigan Osteopathic Association and Michigan State Medical Society educational events throughout Michigan regarding coding and documentation issues, billing, compliance and other practice management and business related topics.

Expertise

Auditing of Evaluation and Management services for select specialties to review the accuracy of coding.
Works with large and small medical organizations, training physicians, managers and billers regarding coding, documentation and billing issues.
Train physicians in Evaluation and Management documentation and coding.
Consults with and educates office staff to maximize reimbursement and reduce days in A/R.
Reviews physicians’ practices for internal controls and tracking of financial information.
Implementing efficiency measures and tracking systems for better financial and medical follow-up.

Professional Certifications

Certified Professional Coder

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Professional Coders
Health Care Compliance Association
Medical Group Management Association
National Association of Professional Women

Seminars & Training

Accounts Receivable Controls
Billing for Hospitalist Services
Communication and Customer Service
CPT Coding (Basic & Advanced)
Evaluation and Management Coding and Criteria
ICD-9-CM Coding (Basic & Advanced) 
HCPCS Coding
Maximizing Insurance Reimbursement
Modifier Usage
Physician Employment Contracts
Strating, Joining or Closing a Practice

Articles

Audit – What Does It Mean to You? (MSMS Michigan Medicine, August 2005)
Benefits of Hiring a Practice Consultant (MSMS Michigan Medicine, April 2004)
Physicians Audit Thyself: It’s Worth the Expense (Contributed to content, American Medical News, March 2005)
Dr. Being “Nice” or “Legal”
Starting a Practice Checklist (MSMS)

Community Involvement

Zonta Club of Saginaw
 

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