Coding News

OIG: Medicare data could be used to ID abuse, neglect
That’s the contention of the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Inspector General. An OIG audit discovered
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Modifier 51 Hints: Your Go-To Guide for the MPFS Multiple Procedure Column
There are nine different Multiple Procedure indicators on the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS), meaning there are a lot of
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Is Outsourcing your Revenue Cycle Management the Right Decision for your Practice?
5 Qualities the Best Medical Billing Companies Have 1. Support for Specialty Practices It is important to make sure medical
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A Complete Guide on How to Become a Medical Biller
Did you know that medical billing and coding is expected to grow at a rate of 13% for the next 7
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3 keys to getting paid and thriving in private practice
Private practice lays the responsibility for operations and financial management of the practice into the hands of physicians. That’s a
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3 Medical Billing Tips Guaranteed to Maximize Your Revenue
According to a Healthcare & Business Technology report regarding medical billing, almost $125 billion in uncollected revenue happens each year
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How CMS’ New Value-Based Bundled Payment Method Affects Healthcare Providers
BCPI Advanced Model – The Basics As of early October, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) began to
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How to Achieve a 95% Clean Claims Rate
Do you know what your practice’s clean-claims submission rate is? Because if it’s not currently 95% or above, you’ve got
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Limit Your CPT Code Set Updates to January? Here’s Why That’s a Bad Idea
Payers don’t accept deleted CPT® codes, so your claims can’t succeed if your medical procedure codes are out of date.
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Choose the Right EHR Software for your Medical Practice In 2019
It’s a compelling question; Are EHRs responsible for low provider productivity compared to when they were using paper based records
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