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Making Sense of Time-based Coding

Posted by Laura Brink, Nov 13, 2020 11:06:29 AM

More than fifty percent of the face-to-face time a provider spends with their patient in a facility is required

How to Educate Providers on the Importance of Documentation

Posted by Charla Prillaman, Nov 3, 2020 10:47:59 AM

Providers attend years of rigorous school, followed by multiple years of residency and fellowship programs

The Misadventures of Ada: ICD-10 Cartoon, "Bad Breath and Paralyzed Vocal Cords" J38.0

Posted by Healthicity, Oct 30, 2020 11:34:58 AM

This Saturday, October 31st, had set itself up to be the strangest Halloween on record.

Your Guide to Answering E/M Critical Care Questions

Posted by Charla Prillaman, Sep 15, 2020 8:55:38 AM

It’s no secret that coding and auditing for critical care can often leave you scratching our heads’ in confusion.

Explaining the New 2021 E/M Changes for Office or Other Outpatient Services

Posted by Stephani Scott, Sep 3, 2020 11:54:23 AM

The documentation guidelines established by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for evaluation and management (E/M) services

CMS 2021 Proposed Physician Fee Schedule Rules, Simplified

Posted by Stephani Scott, Aug 18, 2020 10:08:54 AM

We just got done reading all 1,353 pages of CMS’s 2021 Proposed Rule. And wow, was that a doozie.

2020 Healthcare Compliance and Auditing Benchmark Report

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 23, 2020 11:56:07 AM

For months now, we’ve been working behind the scenes on our Annual Compliance and Auditing Benchmark Report.

Medical Coding and Auditing Trends for 2020

Posted by Stephani Scott, Jun 30, 2020 10:43:07 AM

Late last year, together with our friends at AAPC, we conducted our annual survey of nearly 1,000 healthcare professionals