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In Coding
Dec 13th, 2018
Know when and how to report fee-for-service obstetric visits. Many obstetric offices charge for obstetric (OB) visits using a global care code. In some cases, however, you may need to report OB visits individually as fee-for-service visits. Let’s rev...
By Guest Contributor
Nov 2nd, 2018
From triage to the Golden Gate, my journey to coding. From my senior year in high school through college and nursing school, the only career I wanted was an emergency room (ER)/trauma nurse. I went to a fancy school I couldn’t afford and spent a year ...
By Guest Contributor
In Billing
Oct 19th, 2018
A beginner’s guide to claims code editing logic. The U.S. healthcare system is highly complicated and extremely expensive. There are many layers between the provider of medical services and the payment for those services. This overly complex system ...
By Guest Contributor
Oct 18th, 2018
 Various flu strains circulate each year. Be sure you can properly report the vaccine. Influenza can be a serious condition, and the best way to avoid getting the flu is to have an annual flu vaccination. All Medicare patients may receive a covered f...
By Guest Contributor
Oct 9th, 2018
Whether interviewing or already working, put your best foot forward and march. Being a professional in our chosen field means much more than earning a degree and wearing a suit. We must conduct ourselves professionally on all levels — from the job int...