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CMS: Bill 99211 for COVID-19 Specimen Collection

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CMS: Bill 99211 for COVID-19 Specimen Collection Pam Vanderbilt, CPC, CPMA, CPPM, CPC-I, CEMC, CEMA, CEMA-O This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. NAMAS, like other professional organizations, has a network of compliance professionals who are diligently culling...
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Coding and Compliance Audits During COVID-19

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Coding and Compliance Audits During COVID-19 Stephanie Allard, CPC, CEMA, RHIT Senior Compliance Specialist This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement.  ICD-10 was officially implemented on October 1, 2015. One of the intents of moving to ICD-10 was to...
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“That Is How We’ve Always Done It”

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"That Is How We've Always Done It" Stephanie Allard, CPC, CEMA, RHIT Senior Compliance Specialist This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement.  ICD-10 was officially implemented on October 1, 2015. One of the intents of moving to ICD-10 was...
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Interoperability Rules – New Requirements, New Challenges, New Opportunities for Practices

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Interoperability Rules - New Requirements, New Challenges, New Opportunities for Practices Stanley Nachimson     After a lengthy period of comments and discussions with industry leaders and vendors, the final Interoperability Rules for EHRs and health plans were released by HHS. These rules contain a myriad of technical and policy requirements for the electronic exchange...
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Be Specific

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Be Specific Dr. Priscilla Alfaro, MD, CPC, CPMA, COC, CFE This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement.  ICD-10 was officially implemented on October 1, 2015. One of the intents of moving to ICD-10 was to enable and encourage reporting diagnoses...
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ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Coding for COVID-19

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ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Coding for COVID-19 Jill Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC 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 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its ICD-10 guidelines for COVID-19, using the newly adopted code U07.1....
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The Week-In-Review

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The Week-In-Review Sean Weiss,  Partner, Vice President of Compliance,CHC, CEMA, CMCO, CPMA, CPC-P, CMPE, 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. Happy Friday - we made it through another week of change, after change, after change. There...
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Interprofessional Consult Services

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Interprofessional Consult Services Grant Huang 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 recent coronavirus crisis has brought non-face-to-face services to the forefront of coding and billing conversations. With the entire healthcare industry focused on caring for patients...
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