TITLE

Computer-assisted coding: the secret weapon

AUTHOR(S)
Morsch, Mark
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Health Management Technology;Feb2010, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the relevance of computer-assisted coding (CAC) to medical coding. It explains how CAC is applied in the field of medicine, along with its implications for medical coding professionals. The author argues that through CAC technology, healthcare organizations can improve their revenue-cycle processes and become more compliant to quality reporting requirements. He also highlights the benefits of CAC to organizations that perform coding and billing functions.
ACCESSION #
48400497

 

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