Debridement is the medical removal of dead, damaged, or infected tissue from a wound to improve healing. Review the different types of debridement and the associated documentation and coding requirements.
Critical access hospitals (CAH) and rural health clinics (RHC) provide vital services to their communities, but even in the best of times they can face serious revenue challenges. Ensure these vital facilities are supported by correct, complete billing practices.
The variety of sources for commercial insurance requirements can present challenges to the utilization review (UR) specialist, as UR rules for every patient could differ depending on his or her insurance and that insurer’s policies. Apply these lessons to help UR manage commercial insurance requirements.