The American Medical Association and the American Health Lawyers Association have collaborated to publish Avoiding Fraud and Abuse in the Medical Office. Written by health law attorneys for physicians, this practical resource provides. Avoiding Fraud and Abuse in the Medical Office provides you with the tools and knowledge you need to confidently conduct business, leaving you with more time to focus on the most important aspect of your practice-your patients. Book jacket.
Since the publication EHR Implementation,1e numerous events have changed the health information technology (HIT) landscape. This updated second edition features 40% new content and offers tools, spreadsheets, checklists, charts and graphs that will help readers successfully transition from paper to electronic data.
The 2012 study guide has been updated to prepare candidates for the Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) exam. It follows the content outline established by the advisory board that created the exam. Each chapter reviews clinical documentation improvement program principles and contains sample questions for self-testing.
This newly updated and revised edition is an essential tool for doctors, nurses, and healthcare administrators; management and business consultants; accountants; and medical, dental, business, and healthcare administration graduate and doctoral students. Written in plain language using nontechnical jargon, the text presents a progressive discussion of management and operation strategies. It incorporates prose, news reports, and regulatory and academic perspectives with Health 2.0 examples, and blog and internet links, as well as charts, tables, diagrams, and Web site references, resulting in an all-encompassing resource.
This handbook provides an overview of the new system that health information management (HIM) managers can share with task force members and staff across revenue cycle departments to help their organizations prepare for the unavoidable transition. After reading this handbook, you will be able to: Explain the importance of medical coding and why ICD-10 conversion is essential for today's medical complexities; articulate the major differences between the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10 systems; decipher and apply formulas for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS codes; and use the tabular and alphabetic indexes to find information for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10 PCS codes
The third edition of Principles of ICD-10-CM Coding Workbook helps health care professionals learn from real-life ICD-10-CM chart notes and case studies rather than simple diagnosis statements. A flexible design allows this ICD-10-CM training workbook to be equally effective in an independent study or classroom environment.