Find-A-Code Focus Newsletter

2011 July Items

FREE Audit Protection Training

July 13, 2011
Palmetto, a Medicare carrier, recently provided a free webinar about some common problems encountered during audits. This 51 minute webinar is very helpful. According to Palmetto, "over half the claims that are being audited by the third party contractor lack the necessary information required... Read More

Provider Top 5 Worry List - ICD-10 Not Included

July 13, 2011
Providers Not Preparing for ICD-10 Implementation Recently, Part B News conducted a survey in which providers agreed that ICD-10 implementation is important, but right now it is ranked pretty low on their priority list. Only 10% of respondents have started training staff for ICD-10. One Medicare ca... Read More

Claims Processing Changes - 5010 and 1500

July 13, 2011
How does 5010 affect your office?  How concerned should you be? Will 5010 change the 1500 or UB04 claim forms?The 5010 format implementation is a current "hot topic" for providers and billers. This helpful Q and A segment should help clarify what is going on.Q: What is Version 5010?A: Version 5... Read More

FREE Anatomy Games: ~Bone-Up~ for ICD-10

July 07, 2011
It's time to "Bone-Up" on your anatomy knowledge in preparation for ICD-10. Yes, ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS require a strong knowledge of anatomy to ensure you are selecting the most accurate codes. Find-A-Code is proud to announce the availability of two fun and challenging anatomy games that wi... Read More

May 2011 CPT® Assistant Available

July 05, 2011
As part of the CPT® Assistant Archives package, the archives for May 2011 are now available. Highlights from this issue include: Integumentary System: Debridement Coding Consultation: Traumatic Complex Wound Repair CPT Assistant THEN and NOW: Updated Reporting Instruction for Hydration I... Read More

Find-A-Code updated to 2011-Q3

July 01, 2011
As part of keeping you current and up-to-date, we have updated the data within Find-A-Code with the most recent data available. Specifically, we have updated: Fee Schedule (including gpci, rvu, dme and drug pricing) APC & DRG (including provider data) NCCI Edits and MUEs Medicare LCDs,... Read More

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