Reasons for Rejection

Many medical billing and coding professionals have had the unfortunate experience of having their submissions denied. Contrary to being ashamed, professionals can use these as opportunities to learn from their mistakes, and most employers will forgive the inevitable return provided …

The Dreaded Audit

Question: What can auditors do to liven up a party? Answer: Not show up. While there are plenty of mediocre auditor jokes, it is even less amusing to become the subject of a payer audit. Unfortunately though, for medical billing …

The Coming of the ICD-10

October 1st, 2014 is the current date declared by the Department of Health and Human Services when coding based on the ICD-10, shorthand for the International Classification of Diseases Tenth Revision, will go into effect, replacing its outdated predecessor by …