Dig in to “Test Your Knowledge of Teaching Physician Guidelines” for clarification. Because Medicare is a national program, one might expect the billing and documentation rules to be the same in all 50 states. As healthcare business professionals, however, we know this is not the case. In the article “Test Your Knowledge of Teaching Physician ...
Jun 1st, 2010
By Holly J. Cassano, CPC As a Certified Professional Coder (CPC®) who supports emergency department (ED) physicians, I am often asked how to code appropriately for the physician component of critical care services in the ED. In response, I created these 10 commandments of critical care coding in the emergency room (ER). 1. Thou Shalt ...