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The Facts of Critical Care

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing
The Facts of Critical Care Shannon DeConda, CPC, CPC-I, CEMC, CPMA, CEMA This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. The Facts of Critical Care Critical care services remain to not only be an area of confusion for providers,...
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Don’t Cut Corners: A Thorough Review of Debridement Coding

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing
Don't Cut Corners: A Thorough Review of Debridement Coding  Grant Huang, CPC, CPMA This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Don't Cut Corners: A Thorough Review of Debridement Coding  Wound debridement accounts for a major portion of wound...
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Helping Others Understand How to Apply Incident to Guidelines

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing
Helping Others Understand How to Apply Incident to Guidelines Stephanie Allard,CPC, CEMA, RHIT This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Over the past few months, I have worked with different organizations that have been misinterpreting the incident to...
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What about Midnight? Billing for Time Across Calendar Days

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing
What about Midnight? Billing for Time Across Calendar Days David Carpenter, MPAS, FCCM, DFAAPA, PA-C, 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. What about Midnight? Billing for Time Across Calendar Days With the advent of 24/7 coverage...
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A United Approach

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing
A United Approach Heather Bollman, CPC, CPB, CPMA, CPC-I This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. A United Approach   As auditors, we all have a different perspective when evaluating documentation. It would be unreasonable to think that...
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HIPAA CHANGED…AGAIN: ARE YOU COMPLIANT?

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing, OSHA / HIPAA / CLIA
HIPAA Changed...Again:  Are You Compliant? Bryan Meek, JD This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Last month, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) updated the penalties that providers, including organizations, individuals, and/or business associates, will...
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Auditing Hospitalist Services

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing, Regulatory Compliance
Auditing Hospitalist Service Grant Huang, CPC, CPMA This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Auditing Hospitalist Services The inpatient side of coding and auditing can be enormously complex, with many more moving parts than are typically found in...
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What to Look for When Auditing Smoking Cessation Services

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing
What to Look for When Auditing Smoking Cessation Services Scott Kraft, CPC, CPMA This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. What to Look for When Auditing Smoking Cessation Services   Lots of physician practices overlook the opportunity to...
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