Feb 14th, 2019
Many of the articles you see in Healthcare Business Monthly and our Knowledge Center are written by AAPC members. Who better to understand the needs of healthcare business professionals than those working “in the trenches,” every day? Who better to offer advice and tips on the optimizing reimbursement, or maintaining compliance, or running a smooth front ...
In Coding
Feb 1st, 2019
As a required component of any E/M service, the history of present illness (HPI) is a chronological description of the development of the patient’s present illness, from the first sign or symptom, or previous encounter, to the present. Both the 1995 and 1997 Evaluation and Management Documentation Guidelines quantify the HPI by: Location: Patient statements regarding ...