News & Analysis

September 24, 2018
Medicare Web

Q: Are there any best practices for managing additional documentation requests (ADR)?

September 17, 2018
Medicare Web

Q: What is a denial avoidance program and how does it differ from a denials management program?

July 23, 2018
Medicare Web

What strategies should hospitals follow for deciding whether to appeal denied claims and submitting appeal letters?

July 2, 2018
Medicare Web

What is a good strategy for sharing denials data with the medical staff to ensure they understand weaknesses?

July 1, 2018
Briefings on APCs

Many HIM directors find that managing the coding team requires a different type of focus than other functions within the department. This may be true because coding professionals have advanced education, prefer a quiet work environment, and require less direction.

June 20, 2018
Medicare Web

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) plans to address concerns regarding capitated payment models by putting preauthorization denials under review.