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The OIG Releases New Hospital-focused Work Plan Updates

Posted by CJ Wolf, Feb 24, 2021 10:38:18 AM

The Office of Inspector General's (OIG) work plan was once upon a time only updated once or twice a year.

Setting the Record Straight: Using the 2021 E/M Time Calculation

Posted by Stephani E. Scott, Jan 20, 2021 12:10:20 PM

With the launch of the new E/M guidelines in January 2021, we now have two different Prolonged Codes to use.

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

My Report from the AMA CPT® and RBRVS Symposium, 2020

Posted by Charla Prillaman, Dec 14, 2020 12:44:02 PM

I’ve been privileged to attend the annual AMA CPT® and RBRVS Symposium event nearly every year

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

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.

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

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