Resolve your compliance woes with these viable solutions. by Barry L. Johnson, DDS, and Renee Dustman With compliance programs now mandatory for providers who treat Medicare and Medicaid patients, compliance officers are feeling the pressure. The job of a compliance officer is an important one, but it shouldn’t be overwhelming. Let’s look at the challenges ...
Feb 1st, 2008
Changes Include New Hysterectomy Codes, Rules By Renée Dustman, Senior Editor Although we may not have all agreed on how to code certain OB/GYN procedures in the past, some recent changes to CPT® leave little room for future disagreement. When it came to reporting total laparoscopic hysterectomies, for example, some experts advised coders to use ...