Revenue Cycle News and Analysis

February 21, 2024
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include additions to the OIG Work Plan, draft guidance on the new Medicare Prescription Payment Plan, and more!

February 21, 2024
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include additions to the OIG Work Plan, draft guidance on the new Medicare Prescription Payment Plan, and more!

February 21, 2024
HIM Briefings

Deanne Wilk, MPS, BSN, RN, CCDS, CCDS-O, CCS , defines the Diagnosis, Etiology, Evidence, Plan (DEEP) methodology to identify and instill good habits for provider documentation.

February 21, 2024
Briefings on HIPAA

Julia Huddleston, CIPP/US, CIPM, CCSFP, answers submitted questions on a variety of HIPAA topics.

February 21, 2024
Briefings on APCs

Alysia Minott, CCS, CIRCC, CDIP, explains anatomic and documentation details coding professionals need to know to report cardiac and interventional radiology procedures.

February 21, 2024
Case Management Monthly

Learn best practices for securing long-term acute care hospital (LTACH) placements and avoiding unnecessary denials.

February 14, 2024
Case Management Monthly

A recent study gave some additional validation to CMS’ Acute Hospital Care at Home program, which was approved in November 2020 to lessen the burden on hospitals during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

February 14, 2024
HIM Briefings

Employing clinical versus coding criteria for assigning or auditing an ICD-10-CM diagnosis code for malnutrition can have a significant impact on reimbursement. Use these tips to ensure appropriate documentation and coding.

February 14, 2024
Briefings on APCs

Teresa Seville, RHIT, CCS, explains that a thorough review of ICD-10 updates must include analysis of the addenda, including the index, tabular notes, guidelines, and committee meeting highlights.

February 14, 2024
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include a proposed rule on Accrediting Organizations, a memorandum on texting patient information and patient orders, and more!

February 14, 2024
Briefings on HIPAA

Learn why staff training is crucial for maintaining HIPAA compliance around media and news outlets and how to protect your organization.

February 7, 2024
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include the 2025 Medicare Advantage and Part D advance notice, new CPT codes for RSV vaccine administration, and more!

February 7, 2024
Briefings on APCs

Diane Pittman, CPC, CPMA, CRC, CCD-O, and April Russell, MBA, CPC, CPC-P, COC, CRC, CCDS-O, explain how reporting ICD-10-CM social determinants of health, their context, and coder feedback can influence natural language understanding.