By John Verhovshek
Feb 23rd, 2015
Meeting documentation requirements for coding shouldn’t be a burden. Five pointers can go a long way to ensure that your documentation leads to accurate coding for the services you provide. 1. Document Your Decision Making In the eyes of a coder (or a...
By Brad Ericson
Feb 20th, 2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released proposed changes Feb. 20, for the coming year, for the Medicare Advantage (MA) and Part D Prescription Drug programs. The agency said the changes will advance the agency’s vision of...
By Alex McKinley
Feb 12th, 2015
Members of the House of Representatives’ Energy & Commerce Sub Committee on Health expressed support for the Oct. 1, 2015 ICD-10 implementation, and urged fellow lawmakers to forego any further delays. In his opening remarks, Subcommittee Chairma...