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Expert Tips for Coding and Auditing Operative Reports

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Mar 3, 2020 12:10:15 PM

Many of you reading this probably already know that operative reports are used to document the details of a surgery.

Ask an Auditor Anything: Modifier 25, Simplified

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Feb 26, 2020 9:44:16 AM

Recently, we hosted a webinar titled, Decoding the Mysteries of Modifier 25

ICD-10 Reminder Series: Section IV. Diagnostic Coding and Reporting Guidelines for Outpatient Services.

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Feb 3, 2020 10:28:54 AM

Section IV: Diagnostic Coding and Reporting Guidelines for Outpatient Services

ICD-10 Reminder Series: Section 3. Reporting Additional Diagnoses

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Jan 20, 2020 11:34:32 AM

When we coders and auditors talk about the selection of the principal diagnosis, we know that the first diagnosis reported on a claim is the most important

Do You Know When it’s Appropriate to Use Modifier 25?

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Jan 14, 2020 12:47:06 PM

Around the offices here at Healthicity, our auditors and educators get more questions about Modifier 25 than any other modifier.

How the Use of Telehealth is Changing the Face of Healthcare

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Oct 15, 2019 12:27:28 PM

Did you know that by next year, telehealth is expected to be a $35 billion industry?

Unspecified Code Best Practices You Can Start Using Today

Posted by Lori A. Cox, Sep 17, 2019 10:26:50 AM

According to the ICD-10-CM Guidelines, “Codes titled 'unspecified' are for use when the information in the medical record is insufficient