Author "Stacy Chaplain"

By Stacy Chaplain
Feb 24th, 2021
For the first time ever, AAPC and the American Health Law Association (AHLA) partnered to deliver a conference focused solely on healthcare compliance. Today marked the second day of the collaborative virtual event. Attendees gained insight and guidan...
By Stacy Chaplain
In Coding
Feb 1st, 2021
Coding hypertension...
By Stacy Chaplain
In Coding
Jan 8th, 2021
Several changes have been recently made to the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting for fiscal year (FY) 2021. The guidelines changes affect code assignment for conditions and symptoms related to COVID-19. The Centers for Medicare &a...
By Stacy Chaplain
Jan 1st, 2021
Make cervical health a priority for women's healt...
By Stacy Chaplain
In Audit
Dec 28th, 2020
More than $14.4 million in inaccurate payments were made to Medicare Advantage (MA) organizations due to the submission of incorrect acute stroke diagnosis codes by traditional Medicare providers, as per an audit performed by the Department of Health ...