In Billing
Apr 29th, 2019
One of the hot topics that just happened at the 2019 HEALTHCON was “Gender Identity: Coding EMRs and Insurance Barriers,” presented by Danielle Erickson, CPC, CCS, and Litriana Shimano, CPC, CMDP, CCP, PCS, AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer. It was a full session that many medical coders and payers attended because transgender medical services are difficult ...
In Billing
Feb 8th, 2019
Michigan-based Trinity Health is replacing its current electronic health record (EHR) and revenue cycle management (RCM) platform while centralizing patient billing service centers, affecting hundreds of medical coders, billers, and others. The 22-state health system’s plan is to adopt Epic as a single EHR and RCM to standardize billing, share data, and cut costs. The ...
Improve quality of care when healthcare providers can access patient health information where and when they need it. Being able to access the right information at the right time from patient records is instrumental for providers, especially those who are coordinating care for patients. Through an electronic health record (EHR) and health information exchange (HIE), ...
Dec 20th, 2018
Be a part of the solution: Comment on a draft strategy for reducing regulatory administrative burdens. Do the practitioners in your organization complain about the administrative burden associated with the use of electronic health records (EHR) and other health information technology (IT)? You may be sick of hearing it, but the Office of the National ...
Pick one that helps practitioners improve efficiency and quality of care. Electronic health record (EHR) templates have deservedly received a bad reputation in medical records. As a result, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has proposed making documentation of the history and examination for evaluation and management services (E/M) an optional task for ...