In CMS
Feb 12th, 2018
Physicians won’t have to re-document medical students’ notes in evaluation and management (E/M) documentation any longer. CR10412 revises the Medicare Claims Processing Manual to allow the teaching physician to verify in the medical record any student documentation of components of E/M services rather than having to re-document the work. It appears from the change request that some ...
Set up your students for success throughout their life. I recently encountered a student who shared her story of going back to school and working to obtain a certification as a Certified Professional Coder (CPC®). She began her academic journey as a single parent and a working professional. After first completing her associate degree, she ...
In Billing
Feb 27th, 2015
By Janice Jacobs, CPC, CPCO As if managing your patients’ insurance information and benefits isn’t hard enough, being a provider in a college town adds to the challenges and difficulty in getting timely reimbursement. The typical student spends at least four years at a college or university; however, they may live at four or more ...