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Medically Unlikely Edits (MUEs): Unlikely, But Not Always Impossible

By 2019, Coding and Auditing
Medically Unlikely Edits (MUEs):  Unlikely, But Not Always Impossible Kelley Chappell Larkins, CPMA, CPC This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Medically Unlikely Edits (MUEs) were created by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to help...
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You’re Dismissed

By 2019, Regulatory Compliance, Sean Weiss
You're Dismissed “Dismissing Patients for Violating Financial Policies” by Sean Weiss, Partner & VP of Compliance Part of doing business in any industry includes dealing with royal pains but, again that is the cost of doing business. That is what I was always taught from mentors throughout my career and has carried with me until a...
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Medical Scribe Confessions

By 2019, Coding and Auditing
Medical Scribe Confessions Michael Warner, DO, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, AAPC Fellow This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. It's time for auditors and compliance officers to expect health records to contain accurate information.  As a medical school professor, I...
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Understanding Correct Coding for Atrial Fibrillation in 2020

By 2019, Coding and Auditing
Understanding Correct Coding for Atrial Fibrillation in 2020 Aimee WIlcox, CPMA,CCS-P, CST, MA, MT This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common type of abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia). It is caused by...
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