Ask an expert 2016 (TCI)

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Boost Productivity and Revenue, and Reduce Denials with the Expert in Your Back Pocket

Wish you could ask an expert all of your coding and billing questions? Tired of paying high consulting fees to get the answers you need? Get the answers to your toughest questions in a heartbeat, and stop denials in their tracks. Ask an Expert, your handy quick-reference guide, includes over 1,400 questions and expert answers across specialties from our online Ask an Expert forum. Nikki Taylor, MBA, COC, CPC, CPMA, national speaker and auditor, personally reviewed every answer to ensure maximum impact to your bottom line.

Nail down solutions for denial management, procedural bundling edits, ICD-10-CM coding, CPT® selection, add-on codes, global surgical package, modifiers, surgeries, and many more. Use Ask an Expert to train new coders, for ongoing training, or use individual cases to test coding knowledge. Separate question and answer sections, plus quizzes with answer keys for numerous specialties, make your job easy.

You’ll get these critically essential features:

  • Top coding, billing, and reimbursement questions and answers, organized by specialty and topic
  • Evaluation and management audit forms and checklists to help you select the right E/M level every time
  • Denial management expert tips and advice
  • Top-searched articles on on the hot topics that matter most
  • Nonphysician practitioner billing tools including incident-to audit checklist and tips to tackle substitute physician billing challenges
  • CPT®and HCPCS modifiers, with lay term summary, modifier explanation, and expert tips and advice
  • Specialty-based quizzes and answer keys
  • Coordinating colored bleed tabs in question and answer sections
  • Dictionary-style headers and bleed tabs throughout the book
  • Operative reports and office notes included with many questions
  • Crosswalks for ICD-9 to ICD-10 diagnosis questions
  • Anatomical illustrations
  • Alphabetical index to questions for quick reference

Author: Beth Rich Martin BS, COC
ISBN: 978-1-63012-853-1
Cover Style: Soft
Binding Style: Spiral

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