TCM helps patients transition from the hospital to the community. Many physicians, however, miss deserved reimbursement because they lack documentation.
Patients can understand so little about their health plan that the billing department is automatically blamed when something goes wrong.
What state allows for almost 50 percent patient responsibility? Also, which services have the highest percentage of patient responsibility?
Physicians who spend significant time coordinating a patient's care may realize reimbursement in several ways.
Our coding expert discusses what to do when Medicare denies a consult code; preparation for Medicare chart audits; and coding for unusual services.
Here's why you should ignore "Incident to" Billing for PA services, which require a significant amount of additional work without a fair return in revenue.
Answers from our coding expert on questions regarding advance care planning; pessary cleaning; and identifying inclusive codes.
While some payer-based investigations into fraud might be based on actual patterns of abuse, most are just an attempt to recoup funds.
Was the fear and trepidation surrounding ICD-10 overstated or is the early success around a lack of denials only temporary for providers?
It has been six months since what was supposed to be a disastrous change to ICD 10 occurred.