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Improved Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) Guidelines

ICD-10-CM implementation brought several significant changes to the OCG (Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting) with regard to Chapter 9 (Diseases of the Circulatory System) I.C.9.e Acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Preparing yourself for coding updates based on MI type is … Continue reading

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3 ways for health care providers to get patients’ MBIs

Medicare has come up with new revelation this time. It is taking steps to remove Social Security numbers from Medicare cards. The initiative from Medicare, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will help prevent the fraud, fight identity theft … Continue reading

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2019 NCCI update impact on medical billing and coding

NCCI – National Correct Coding Initiative promotes the correct coding methodologies. Furthermore, it controls inappropriate coding leading to wrong payments in Part B claims. The CMS annually updates the National Correct Coding Initiative Coding Policy Manual for Medicare Services. The … Continue reading

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Why documentation of procedure holds the key in Radiology Medical Billing?

The brilliant principle for therapeutic charging has dependably been “If it’s not archived, it wasn’t finished.” For demonstrative imaging focuses, that is particularly valid, where exact repayment relies on very exact documentation and coding. What’s more, in case you’re not … Continue reading

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Radiology Billing and Coding: Best Practices and Changes for 2019

Radiology practices involve complex billing and coding. Practices find it tough to stay up to date. Radiology practices, like other specialty practices, offer a variety of different services like intrusive procedures, and other incursions to the patients in a variety … Continue reading

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Are you constantly receiving denial code? Time to outsource podiatry medical billing and coding services

Receiving denial claims is upsetting for both medical staff and the doctor. It happens often that, that irrespective of how much one takes care of ensuring that everything is in the line and proper there‚Äôs still denial codes. When repeated … Continue reading

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2019 OB-GYN ICD 10 Coding Updates & Changes

With the year 2019 approaching; there has been a buzz of new medical billing codes. The year 2018 has been a hectic for the medical and healthcare industry professionals as ICD-10-CM codes introduce nearly 500 changes, 33 of them in … Continue reading

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