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Will ICD-10 become just another reason for insurers to deny payment?
Here are six reasons your claims might be getting denied and what you and your staff can do to prevent it.
Minimizing costs and maximizing reimbursement can make immunizations profitable.
Dedicating increasing amounts of income and personal time to lead and manage quality programs is not sustainable.
Think of it as a way to help your patients, potentially save the system money, and help your bottom line all at the same time.
A promising new multipayer demonstration project led by Medicare brings a blended payment model closer to reality.
The ICD-9 codes that take effect Oct. 1 will be the last. ICD-10 will be implemented in 2013.
It's time to test your E/M coding skills.
Time may be running out for the group that helps divide the Medicare pie.
Our previous issue described the requirements and introduced an encounter form for documenting these visits. Now we answer your questions about this newest Medicare benefit.