Don't be held hostage by your coder

Brauchler, Marcia
September 2015
MGMA Connection;Sep2015, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p35
The article discusses what practice leaders should know about codes and the importance of coding knowledge to providers. Topics discussed include the codes practice leaders should know which are the Category I Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes, the diagnostic code, and the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes such as the 99070 code, G codes, and J codes. Tips on ensuring the success of coding are also provided.


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