TITLE

Don't be held hostage by your coder

AUTHOR(S)
Brauchler, Marcia
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
MGMA Connection;Sep2015, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
110327772

 

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