Breathing Easy: Coding Respiratory Tests and Treatments in CPT

Radiology Reporting (Part 1, Technical Review of Outpatient Radiology Services)

The 2-Midnight Rule FAQs

On September 27, 2013, in Documents, Industry News, by AQ-IQ LLC

CMS has provided an FAQ document to address concerns regarding the 2 Midnight Inpatient Admission Guidance which begins October 1, 2013. Click to read the document on the CMS site. Q: Will CMS direct the Medicare review contractors to apply the 2-midnight presumption-that is, contractors should not select inpatient claims for review if the inpatient […]

Webinar “Chart Auditing 101: E&M Services” with Heather Bryans, CPC on October 10, 2013

On September 7, 2013, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Although this event occurred in the past, you can view it in our Library. When it comes to coding evaluation and management services, accuracy is the key. Coding at a level of care too high for the supporting documentation can result in scrutiny from OIG, the RACs and payers alike, while under-coding results in a […]

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