Learning Goal: I’m working on a health & medical question and need support to he
Learning Goal: I'm working on a health & medical question and need support to help me learn.To ensure accuracy in documentation and receive fair compensation, health care providers should code to the highest level of specificity.Create a training document illustrating examples of how to code to the highest level of specificity.Your role: Practice administrator Audience: Physicians and Coders in your practice Objective: Training/reference guide for assigning codes Content:One paragraph explaining why coding should be to the highest level of specificity. Bullet point format: Six (6) examples of appropriate codes that align with specificity best practices. Format should include the code itself, followed by the code's description. Examples: * E10.65 Type 1 diabetes with hyperglycemia * S06.0x1A Concussion with loss of consciousness of 30 minutes or less, initial encounter One paragraph explaining the process for correcting codes internally if they are not coded to the highest level of specificity – before they are sent to the payer. This will be specific to your practice’s workflow and staffing (fictional information, you create based on your research and knowledge). Provide two resources for physicians and coders to reference. These should be industry-respected sources. APA requirements: Title and reference pages, four (4) sources. Requirements: approx 2 - 3 pages   |   .doc file

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.