Tag Archives: medical coding

Healthcare Professionals – Looking For Free CEUs?

The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services just released this weeks MLN Connects Provider News and there is a LOT of information to check out whether you are a participating or non-participating provider, medical coder/ biller or staff member working … Continue reading

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Interested in the NEW codes for ICD-10?

Well, October 1, 2014 has come and gone and most of us have successfully made the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10.  Sure, there have been bumps along the way and new challenges seem to pop up every now and then … Continue reading

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How to Guarantee Clean Claims With ICD-10

IMPROVE YOUR DOCUMENTATION AND READ THE ICD-10 GUIDELINES.  That really is the key to surviving the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10.  This process does not involve learning a new way to actually code – you follow the same steps as … Continue reading

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We need #ICD10!!

URGENT MESSAGE RECEIVED FROM AHIMA! I’d like to share the following information for everyone who knows #ICD10Matters. Ms. Margarita Valdez is asking for everyone’s help in reaching out and spreading important #ICD10Facts. This is a reminder that tomorrow, February 11th … Continue reading

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Will this study help Medical Billers and Coders get claims paid?

Medical billers and coders spend quite a bit of their day posting charges and payments or calling insurance companies to check status.  Does anyone actually know how long it takes to get the claim paid?  We all have an idea … Continue reading

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Need ICD-9 help for your RHIT?

If you are preparing for your RHIT and only studied ICD-10, you are sure to be panicked right now but you shouldn’t be.  AHIMA and many others are ready to help you and HD Medical is one of them. Follow … Continue reading

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EMR & HIPAA – A Guest Blog Post

Why Do People Find ICD-10 So Amusing?

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Where do you stand on a possible ICD-10 delay?

AHIMA held a virtual rally on Twitter today to raise awareness about another impending delay on ICD-10.  Excellent points and questions were shared by all who participated – kudos for showing your support to vote against H.R. 4302! My hope … Continue reading

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A proud moment to share!

Even with the uncertainty of these last few days, I reviewed, studied and took the AHIMA assessment.  After several grueling hours and support from so many – I passed! I believe in ICD-10 and the enormous benefits, research potential and opportunity … Continue reading

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Vote AGAINST H.R. 4302

Copy this pic and email, tweet, send and share with your senators before Monday’s vote! Not sure how to reach them?  AHIMA provides their phone numbers here and clicking here is a site which offers direct links to their individual websites, … Continue reading

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