How do medical bill errors occur?
Do medical bill errors really happen?
- Yes. Various studies report an exceedingly wide range of errors, with a conservative estimate at 11%, according to CMS. This results in an estimated overcharges of roughly 24%.
Who has access to my information?
- Personally identifiable information is never shared with anyone outside of Athos and is protected with HIPAA compliant security.
Will Athos contact my doctor?
- Most medical billing is handled by office staff or administrators, and not your physician. Athos requests case notes and itemization of bills, so your doctor is rarely involved.