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Unnecessary Diagnostic Tests Cost Doctors Millions in False Claims Settlements

Posted by CJ Wolf, Sep 9, 2021 10:32:50 AM

Typically, when you feel sick, injured, or uncertain about a health condition you’re experiencing, you go to a doctor. 

Beyond Coding & Documentation: The Impact of the 2021 E/M Changes, Part 4

Posted by Jessica Whitney, May 13, 2021 9:41:30 AM

Welcome to Part 4 of our ongoing series, 2021 E/M Changes: The Impact Beyond Coding & Documentation.

The MPFS Final Rule: What You Need to Know

Posted by Healthicity, Jan 5, 2021 12:03:19 PM

At the change of each calendar year, those of us in medical coding and billing

ICD-10-CM: 3 New Coding Guidelines, Explained (Part 7)

Posted by Healthicity, Oct 13, 2020 9:00:00 AM

Welcome to the Seventh, and final, part of our ICD-10-CM, Explained bundle series.

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

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.

ICD-10 Reminder Series: Section 1C.18. Symptoms, Signs, and Abnormal Clinical/Laboratory Findings

Posted by Vipin Bhardwaj, Dec 9, 2019 11:34:41 AM

In this blog we will be discussing Chapter 18 of the ICD-10-CM