Jun 1st, 2013
Because nobody likes being wrong, you must be delicate and effective when pointing out error. By Brandi Tadlock, CPC, CPC-P, CPMA, CPCO Every position in healthcare administration occasionally requires the ability to tactfully offer constructive criticism. Understanding when, where, and how to critique the work of your colleagues is critical to ensuring your message is ...
Apr 1st, 2012
Take a logical approach to ICD-10 and see the international benefits. By Rhonda Buckholtz, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I You’ve probably heard stories about other countries’ ICD-10 implementation woes. Studies indicate it took a year or more for productivity to rebound in other countries following ICD-10 adoption—and most of those countries only implemented 20,000 or fewer new ...
In CMS
Jul 29th, 2011
Screening for depression and behavioral counseling and screening for alcohol abuse in adults may soon be covered Medicare benefits. CMS Proposes Depression, Behavioral Counseling, Screening Coverage was last modified: August 3rd, 2011 by admin aapc...