Changes in Medical Billing for 2014: The New CMS1500 Claim form and ICD-10

Major changes are coming for dentists who are billing medical insurance for their patients: The mandatory changes include a new claim form to be used as of April 1, 2014, and a new diagnostic coding set on October 1, 2014. Tequesta, FL (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Nierman Practice Management is in the process of getting […]

One In Eight – Breast Cancer, ICD 10 CM and You

I-Ten Tuesdays with TMI:  Free ICD 10 Resources for 2013 One In Eight – Breast Cancer, ICD 10 CM and You October 29, 2013  By Holly Cassano, CPC, CEO – ACCUCODE Consulting LLC, in partners with Tactical Management Inc., (TMI) ICD-10 Countdown – October 1, 2014 – 335  DAYS until Implementation  I recently read the […]

Free ICD 10 Resources for 2013 – September 17, 2013

I-Ten Tuesdays with TMI:  Free ICD 10 Resources for 2013 – September 17, 2013 By Holly Cassano, CPC, CEO – ACCUCODE Consulting LLC, in partners with Tactical Management Inc., (TMI) ICD-10 Countdown – October 1, 2014 – 385 DAYS until Implementation ICD 10CM – Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity (V00-Y99) – These are a […]

Guidance and “Free-Sources” – Don’t Be In Denial Over Denials

Trending with TMI – Weekly Hot Topics in Healthcare:  Guidance and “Free-Sources”   Don’t Be In Denial Over Denials – The Top Challenges For Providers, August 9, 2013  By Holly Cassano, CPC, CEO – ACCUCODE Consulting LLC, in partners with Tactical Management Inc., (TMI)  Practice Managers, Coders, Billers and Providers, can all relate to this often […]

SNAPSHOT HCC CODING FOR RISK ADJUSTMENT 2013

A Provider’s Glimpse Into A Plan’s Revenue Capture By Holly J. Cassano, CPC CEO – ACCUCODE Consulting, LLC Email: accucodeconsultingllc@centurylink.net Twitter: @hollycassano Blog: http://tacticalminc.com/blog/     •  HCC  Coding and Capture Process – Provider and Plan •  AWV –The Importance of Annual Wellness Visits •  Prospective /Retrospective  HCC  Capture      HCC Methodology: • HCC payment rationale […]