Intended to demystify the payment of insurance claims, Outcomes in Coding Practice: A Roadmap from Provider to Payer provides insight into coding from the payer perspective. By understanding the rules, laws and contracts HMO, PPOs or Medicare must consider when payment decision are made, you will be able to make the correct coding choices and improve the claim to payment ratio for your medical office. Coverage includes the Correct Coding Initiative, HMO and PPO contracts, Medicare and Medicaid, CPT Modifiers, how to improve compliance and manage provider disputes Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.This chapter explores modifiers in detail and gives scenarios of appropriate use with CPT codes, distinguishes the need for a modifier, and ... Figure 7-1 Correct use of modifiers with CPT and HCPCS codes (Delmar/Cengage Learning)anbsp;...
|Title||:||Outcomes in Coding Practice: A Roadmap from Provider to Payer|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2009-04-15|