Author "Renee Dustman"

By Renee Dustman
In Billing
Jul 7th, 2021
Who has time to read all those wordy news releases and transmittals? Here’s news you can use in under 5 minutes. Catch up on the latest coding and billing updates that will affect your Medicare Part A/B claims. Below are summaries of timely cod...
By Renee Dustman
In Audit
Jul 7th, 2021
Know where to find the proof you need to support your coding, billing, or auditing. As a medical auditor, biller, or coder, you can’t expect a physician to take kindly to you telling them how they need to document their patient encounters or why they ...
By Renee Dustman
Jul 6th, 2021
Find out why “machine learning” is the most important part of the AI puzzle. Artificial intelligence (AI) is an ever-expanding field within the world of healthcare. While the possibilities for future expansion are seemingly endless, AI has already mad...
By Renee Dustman
Jul 2nd, 2021
I became an AAPC member because of my mom. She was a certified coder with a specialty certification in obstetrics/gynecology and worked in medical offices while I was growing up. I remember my sister and I watching her study for her certification. My ...
By Renee Dustman
In Audit
Jul 2nd, 2021
If your provider furnishes Medicare patients with any of the services or supplies on this list, expect an ADR. Ever wish you had a crystal ball to foresee when a Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) might send your office an Additional Documentation Reques...