Coding


The thought of going from 14,000 to 65,000 codes was going to be like Lucy in the Chocolate Factory! I knew I was not going to be able to handle it.

Gail G.

Medical coding is the lifeblood of all successful practices and medical facilities. Practice Provider's certified medical coders have a thorough understanding of anatomy and physiology, the disease process and clinical procedures. They are also expertly-trained in all of the best coding practices to ensure that your medical records, prescriptions, insurance claims and other relevant documents are always accurate.


ICD-10

Although ICD-10 has been delayed until 2015, Practice Provider is working diligently to facilitate seamless transitions for our practices. Our AAPC-certified coders are already trained in ICD-10, and we continue to stay abreast of all coding changes and industry updates. Regardless of your specialty, our expert coders can ensure that your practice is always using the most accurate, up-to-date codes to receive the maximum amount of reimbursement.


Supporting Documentation is Essential

During an audit, having the appropriate clinical documentation can mean the difference between revenue retained and revenue lost. To gauge your risk of losing money during audits, ask yourself the following questions:

  • Are your medical records maintained in an EMR system? Is the data structured?
  • Do your records accurately capture medical history, review of systems, chief complaints, clinical findings, diagnosis, medications prescribed, procedures and instructions to the patient?
  • Are the procedures performed linked to diagnosis codes that indicate they are medically necessary?

If your answer to any of these questions is "no," you are at risk of audit-related revenue loss. Practice Provider can help you develop an accurate, efficient records system that will stand up to any inquiry with ease.

To maximize your revenue and keep it safe during an audit, you need coders you can rely on. Partner with Practice Provider today, and you can rest assured that your records, claims and other documents will always be complete and accurate.

ICD-10 Conversion

Healthcare News

Feb 23, 2019
United States charges man accused in leak of Singapore HIV data... read more

Feb 23, 2019
Trump administration bans abortion referrals at U.S.-funded clinics... read more

Feb 23, 2019
Novartis gene therapy would be cost effective up to $900,000: U.S. group... read more

Feb 22, 2019
China reports new bird flu outbreak in Yunnan province... read more

Feb 22, 2019
U.S., Canada, Mexico work to prevent swine fever reaching region... read more