Keeping Up to Date

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing
Keeping Up to Date Omega Renne, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CEMC, CIMC Compliance Consultant at DoctorsManagement This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Keeping up to date on coding and documentation changes, is critical for medical coders, billers, auditors,...
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How MIPS will change under the 2019 final rule

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing
How MIPS will change under the 2019 final rule Grant Huang, CPC, CPMA Director of Content  for DoctorsManagement This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. For 2019, CMS has lumped changes to its Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)...
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HIPPA Compliance and Vicarious Liability

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing
HIPPA Compliance and Vicarious Liability Rachel V. Rose, JD, MBA This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Let's stroll back in time for a moment. The date is April 20, 2005. It is the date that covered entities...
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Another Conference in the Books!

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing
Another Conference in the Books! Laurie Oestreich Operations Manager for NAMAS This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. We've just wrapped up our 10th Annual Auditing & Compliance Conference and wow! What an event! We hope you found...
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Billing 99211: It’s not a Freebie

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing
Billing 99211: It's not a Freebie Grant Huang, CPC, CPMA Director of Content  for DoctorsManagement 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 seems like a simple code to bill, but CPT 99211 (established patient office visit) is...
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Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE)

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing
Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) Sean Weiss, CHC, CEMA, CMCO, CMPA, CPC-P, CMPE, CPC Partner and Vice President of Compliance  for DoctorsManagement This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. Just when you thought things could not get more...
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Using a Billing Company versus Hiring a Biller When Starting a Medical Practice

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing
Using a Billing Company versus Hiring a Biller When Starting a Medical Practice Doug Graham Senior Management Consultant and Director of Concierge Medicine Services  for DoctorsManagement This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. One of the most important...
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We Have Always Done It This Way and Other Challenges in Education

By | 2018, Coding and Auditing
"We Have Always Done It This Way" and Other Challenges in Education Omega Renne, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CEMC, CIMC Compliance Consultant for DoctorsManagement This auditing and compliance "Tip of the Week" was originally published by the National Alliance for Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), a division of DoctorsManagement. As coders, auditors, and compliance professionals, we are...
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