Jun 13th, 2018
A medical coder transforms healthcare diagnosis, procedures, medical services, and equipment into universal medical alphanumeric codes. Those codes are taken from medical record documentation, such as physician’s notes, laboratory and radiologic results, etc., to be paid by insurance carriers and government payers. Medical coders check the medical chart to ensure the codes are correct and ...
Your journey to becoming a successful consultant has already begun. Often, while working with providers, coders, and billers throughout the United States, I am asked, “How can I do what you do?” Although there’s no simple answer, the journey to consultant begins at the start of your career. The Journey to Consultant Begins with Preparation ...
Jul 1st, 2008
by Deborah Grider, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-P, CPC-EM, CPC-I, CCS-P, CCS, CCS-P What are the benefits of hiring a health care consultant? A health care consultant brings measurable accountability, scheduled timelines, and low costs to achieve an answer that can prove more financially sound than in-house efforts. Before you hire a health care consultant, it’s important ...