Covid-19 Coding Services

This novel coronavirus outbreak has changed not only the provision of care but the methodology of care providers are using for their patients.  With patients now requiring treatment as a result of contracting COVID-19, there are a number of new coding challenges facing providers and coders alike.

If you need any assistance with how to properly document and/or assign the appropriate codes for treating patients with COVID-19, please feel free to reach out to us.  The Coding Network can help by providing telephonic Helpline Services to explain the correct measures that need to be factored in when documenting medical services to patients infected with or potentially infected with coronavirus.  Additionally, we can assist with ongoing or supplementary coding for all COVID-19 related treatment cases.

Let The Coding Network help you navigate the documentation guidelines, coding challenges and staffing issues surrounding coding in the age of COVID-19.

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May 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Turn The Cessation of Elective Surgeries Into an Opportunity to Educate

Under normal circumstances, the biggest difficulty practices encounter when trying to engage in physician education is timing.  Coordinating everyone’s schedules, pulling providers out of the operative and visiting rooms, and capturing a practice’s attention during [...]

Picking the Right Coding Vendor

May 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Picking the Right Coding Vendor

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Offshore Coding: HIPAA Risks

May 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Offshore Coding: HIPAA Risks

From a compliance exposure perspective, we believe that the HIPAA risk associated with sending PHI abroad is simply untenable.  HIPAA is an American law that does not extend beyond our borders.  The only way to [...]

Generalist Coders – A Fallacy

May 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Generalist Coders – A Fallacy

There is no such thing as a coder who knows it all. If your coder claims to be able to code every specialty, and you let them, you might want to get your checkbook ready [...]