In Audit
Sep 8th, 2020
Maintain your certifications without spending a dime. You passed your credential exam and now you have the responsibility of maintaining a level of professionalism through continued learning. Continuing education units (CEUs) measure how well you are fulfilling your commitment. An AAPC core credential, such as the Certified Professional Coder (CPC®), for example, requires 36 CEUs ...
Medical coding has ushered in so many career opportunities for me. I’ve worked in orthopedics, sports medicine, surgical pathology, and other specialties, and, collectively, have gained a wealth of experience. But there came a point when I asked myself, “What are you going to do with all this information?” And then I got the call. ...
In Coding
Sep 1st, 2020
Selecting the correct code for many evaluation and management (E/M) services starts with determining whether a patient is new or established, as defined by CPT® guidelines...
The DOJ wants healthcare organizations to have an effective compliance plan...
In Audit
Sep 1st, 2020
Ensure your provider’s cataract surgery documentation is audit-proof...