In Coding
Jun 19th, 2018
There’s been a change to teaching physician documentation rules, effective Jan. 1, for claims to Medicare. And, those changes are to the benefit of teaching physicians. As explained in MLN Matters Number: MM10412 Revised: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is revising the Medicare Claims Processing Manual, Chapter 12, Section 100.1.1, to update ...
In Coding
Nov 1st, 2015
When mentors load the bases for students and recent grads, they are sure to hit a grand slam. Mentoring medical coding and billing students during their externships and internships is a wonderful experience. It provides an opportunity to teach them the ropes, and it’s exciting to see them so eager to get their healthcare careers ...
Nov 1st, 2012
By Jaci Johnson CPC, CPMA, CEMC, CPC-H, CPC-I Whether performing an audit or providing education, when it comes to evaluation and management (E/M) coding, your first consideration should be accurate, compliant information and results. Choose Reliable Resources Our reliable resources are the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) 1995 and 1997 Documentation Guidelines for ...