Author "Brett Rosenberg"

By Brett Rosenberg
In Coding
May 1st, 2020
Tips to improve and streamline your stroke diagnosis coding processes. There are a lot of variables at play when it comes to stroke diagnosis coding in a clinical office setting. That set of variables gets multiplied even further for those coding stro...
By Brett Rosenberg
Apr 13th, 2020
The implementation of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act waives cost-sharing (coinsurance and deductibles) for COVID-19 testing-related services.  The Act is a bit convoluted (as most Acts are) so the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Serv...
By Brett Rosenberg
In Coding
Apr 7th, 2020
On April 1, 2020, the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) formally issued updates to the ICD-10-CM List of Diseases and Injuries and the ICD-10-CM Official Coding and Reporting Guidelines, respectively. These updates will offer some essentia...
By Brett Rosenberg
In Coding
Apr 2nd, 2020
Understand the coding mechanics behind some of the most common obstetrical US examinations. An outsider looking in might think diagnostic radiology coding is as simple as knowing the number of views of an X-ray or whether contrast was used on a comput...
By Brett Rosenberg
In Billing
Mar 31st, 2020
An unprecedented “relaxation” in regulatory guidelines will give U.S. hospitals and non-traditional care sites a fighting chance to meet the high demand of COVID-19 hospitalizations expected in the coming weeks. The Trump administration issued, March ...