Tag Archives: Electronic Health Records

The Impact of QPP on Cardio-Oncology Care

Many professionals or experts working in the healthcare IT industry, policy specialists and new industry stakeholders continue to investigate into the 1,473-page proposed “rule” released by the CMS or Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in July 2018 that provides … Continue reading

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Why you should tread carefully when using modifiers -25 and -59 in Urology Billing?

The Urological Supplies Local Coverage Determination (LCD) provides for the use of modifiers with each submitted HCPCS code to indicate whether the applicable payment criteria are met KX modifier and to provide other information related to coverage and/or liability (GA, … Continue reading

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How to get started in nursing home optometry?

Optometric practice in the nursing home setting is not always very glamorous; however, there are many reasons optometrists might want to consider adding this specialty to their practice arsenal due to tremendous need. This is a common question among new … Continue reading

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What Are Chiropractic Adjustments?

The chiropractic adjustment is a procedure in which trained specialists use their hands or a small instrument to apply a controlled, sudden force to a spinal joint. The goal of chiropractic adjustment, also known as spinal manipulation, is to correct … Continue reading

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Top Dermatology CPT Code Updates

Proper, adequate coding and documentation has become an increasingly important aspect of modern medicine, especially with the prevalence of electronic health records (EHR). While electronic records provide some documentation benefits to the physician, such as legibility and ease of inter-physician … Continue reading

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Increase your Healthcare Organization ROI

The pressure on hospitals to improve patient care at lower costs is not new—and it’s not going away. Technology has never been more of a priority than it is right now for healthcare providers, especially as the industry continues to … Continue reading

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