CWTC [Episode 144] CVA on IRF-PAI, IRF PDx and 2Dx, IGC vs Comorbids, Z Code for Traumatic Fracture

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. Listen in for twenty minutes or so every other Monday and send in your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® To receive […]

CWTC [Episode 143] Biloma in ICD-10, Etio Dx in IRF, ABN

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. Listen in for twenty minutes or so every other Monday and send in your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® To receive […]

Collecting the Clues to Support Medical Necessity for Sepsis

CWTC [Episode 142] IGC Selection, Blue Cap Booster Reporting, Multiple Hernia Repair via One Access Point

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. Listen in for twenty minutes or so every other Monday and send in your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® To receive […]

CWTC [Episode 141] Questionnaires as Part of EM Level, Billing Locum

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. Listen in for twenty minutes or so every other Monday and send in your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® To receive […]

IPPS and LTCH Proposed Rule FY2023

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On April 18, 2022 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule (CMS-1771-P) that provides updates to the fiscal year (FY) 2023 Long-Term Care Hospital Quality Reporting Program (LTCH QRP). This rule includes three Requests for Information (RFI) which include: future measure concepts for the LTCH QRP; inclusion of the new […]

Webinar “Collecting the Clues to Support Medical Necessity for Sepsis” Thursday, June 2nd

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Sepsis, the Conundrum that keeps on giving! Are you experiencing denials or frustrations with payers related to protocols and medical necessity for your sepsis admissions?  Listen in as the coder and clinical consultant discuss the recent challenges  and solutions related to sepsis reporting. Part 2 will focus on admission protocols, denials and appeals. Our goals […]

CWTC [Episode 140] Reporting Autism, Sequencing for Etiologic, Uncertain Dx for IRF PAI and UB

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. Listen in for twenty minutes or so every other Monday and send in your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® To receive […]

Listen to “Coffee with the Coder” on Monday

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The next episode of our audio blog “Coffee with the Coder®” is Tuesday, July 5th, 2022. CWTC features expert coders answering interesting (or popular) questions. Designed to take less time than a coffee break, CWTC is the conference call you don’t want to miss. And it’s FREE to listen. (717) 908 1834 access code 772888# […]