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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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How to Correctly Unbundle NCCI Code Pair Edits

By | 2019, Coding and Auditing
How to Correctly Unbundle NCCI Code Pair Edits 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. Medicare creates and maintains the National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) edits and policy manual, which identify...
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