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Top 7 Challenges with Wound Care Medical Coding

Medical necessity denials traditionally focus on high-dollar MS-DRGs, such as those for hip and knee replacements; other MS-DRGs may also soon become targets. We have identified some of the challenges in Wound Care Medical Coding. Healthcare providers are likely to perform … Continue reading

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Top 5 Outpatient reimbursement questions for Wound Care

Do outpatient reimbursement challenges frustrate you a lot? Medicare reimbursement regulations that are currently impacting wound care practices. Wound care professionals still have to follow the coding, payment, and coverage regulations for submitting claims to traditional Medicare. Below are top … Continue reading

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Wound Care Billing Guidelines 2019

Not only is wound coding and documentation is a daunting task, but also attracts intense inspection from auditors, with severe financial penalties for mistakes. And it’s only gotten more challenging with the new ICD-10 changes. What is included in the … Continue reading

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Is market for wound care services big enough for 2 practices in the same city?

As a practicing wound care specialist and having seen the changing trends in wound care, it is no surprise when I read that the global wound care market is expected to reach USD 20.4 Billion by 2021 from USD 17.0 Billion in … Continue reading

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