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7 Questions ID the Online Medical Code Search That’s Best for You

5. May 2017

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When I first entered the coding world, printed coding manuals were the home of medical codes. Fast forward to today, and there are a lot of options if you prefer to find a code online instead. Here are some ideas on what to look for when choosing an online code search (don’t miss #6). 1. […]

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ASC Payment: Ride the Ups and Downs of New CPT® 2017 Spine Codes

10. February 2017

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Ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) are their own special animal, and discovering which procedures Medicare will cover in an ASC can take some investigation. Here’s a look at the ASC fee schedule data for the spine codes CPT® added in 2017. Keep in mind: This information applies to Medicare. You may be able to negotiate different […]

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3 Tips to Master Medical Coding and Make It Your Career

6. July 2016

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There are a lot of ads out there these days that make medical coding look like an attractive career. It’s interesting work in the growing field of healthcare, and a lot of the ads start with the phrase “work from home.” But is that the reality? Here are some tips to help those considering medical […]

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