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Cardiology Coding Guidelines Made Easier With Coding Alert

This year with the new cardiology coding and guidelines, cardiologists are in the tight spot. Furthermore; CMS lowers the reimbursement as part of its multiple procedure payment reductions for imaging services. This will lead to a reduction of 22% on … Continue reading

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Common Practice Challenges Faced by Orthopedic surgeons

There are many distinctive as well as common challenges faced by orthopedic surgeons over and again. These encounters mainly hinder their business cycle, and sometimes you may also find orthopedic healthcare units closing down. Challenges like rising or unavailability of … 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 CPT Modifiers And Why Medical Billing Companies Use Them?

Since medical procedures and services are often complex, we sometimes need to supply additional information when we’re coding. CPT modifier may describe whether multiple procedures were performed, why that procedure was necessary, where the procedure was performed on the body, … Continue reading

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Importance of HIPAA Compliance for your practice

As a physician, you start growing in your practice you will realize that you need to outsource part or all your billing routine tasks to be more productive and efficient at work. WHAT IS HIPAA? Health Insurance Portability and Accountability … Continue reading

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Urology billing suffering due to stagnant coding?

Urology billing is seeing a pool of billing and coding changes both in terms of administrative workflow and coding for different procedures.   It might be time for you understand different aspects of urology coding and how insurance company will like … Continue reading

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