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How to Put Your PEPPER Results Into Action

Posted by Kathryn Williamson, Feb 4, 2020 10:14:34 AM

The Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report, or what we call around here, the PEPPER

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

What I Learned at AMA CPT® and RBRVS Symposium for 2020

Posted by Charla Prillaman, Jan 21, 2020 10:57:27 AM

In November of 2019, I attended the annual AMA CPT® and RBRVS Symposium for 2020.

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.

The Most Popular Auditing Content from Healthicity in 2019

Posted by Stephani Scott, Jan 7, 2020 9:33:43 AM

Around here, we know just how difficult it is to maintain a work/life balance.

ICD-10 Reminder Series: Section 20. External Causes of Morbidity

Posted by Laura Brink, Jan 6, 2020 10:31:12 AM

In recent years there has been a big push, for both coders and providers, towards coding to the highest specificity.

The Misadventures of Ada: ICD-10 Cartoon, "Holiday Mail" W26.2XXA

Posted by Healthicity, Dec 30, 2019 11:36:46 AM

Happy holidays everyone! We hope you’re enjoying some well-deserved time off, spent with your family and friends.