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Journal Q&A (9/01)

Author: AHIMA Staff

Source: AHIMA Q and A

Publication Date: September 02, 2001

Q: I work in a home care agency and am developing a procedure on correcting errors on OASIS to comply with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS, formerly HCFA) new correction policy. Is it necessary to make a separate entry in the medical record? Our agency would like to make the co....

Sample Coding Incentive Plan

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Source: Journal of AHIMA - Coding Notes

Publication Date: October 2001

..departments Coding notes.. ..This Coding incentive plan is design.. ..ed to compensate Coding professionals who demons.. .. ability and accuracy in Coding and achieve production a.. ..sample Coding incentive plan 1.. ..• overall Coding accuracy will not drop b..

NCVHS Groups Explore CPR, Privacy Rule Possibilities

Author: Rode, Dan

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: October 2001




HIPAA's fifth anniversary was marked by meetings of two key subcommittees of the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS): the standards (transactions) and security subcommittee and the privacy and confidentiality subcommittee. At the security subcommittee, experts fr....

Sample Coding Incentive Plan 2

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Source: Journal of AHIMA - Coding Notes

Publication Date: October 2001

..all Coding specialists and the lead.. ..• Coding accuracy of 95 percent o.. ..Participants: All Coding specialists who are not .. ..• Coding and abstracting from ass.. .. Coding Specialist.. .. Coding Specialist.. .. Coding Specialist .. .. Coding Specialist ..

Choosing Consultants Without Compromising Compliance

Author: Hammen, Cheryl

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: October 2001

.. Auditing Coding and DRG accuracy has bec.. ..o contract with external Coding consultants to perform t.. ..ement or to misinterpret Coding rules and regulations to.. ..pliance efforts, such as Coding compliance reviews. Comp.. ..se in selecting external Coding consulting companies. It..

CPT "Monopoly" To Be Examined

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Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: October 2001


Senate Minority Leader Trent Lott (R-MS) has forwarded a letter to HHS Secretary Tommy Thompson criticizing the American Medical Association's "statutory monopoly" on current procedural terminology (CPT) codes. Lott said that Congress will look at the CPT issue when it considers....

Putting Productivity Plans to Work

Author: Dunn, Rose T

Source: Journal of AHIMA - Coding Notes

Publication Date: October 2001

.. a series of three " Coding Notes" articles add.. .. and incentive plans for Coding professionals. The April.. ..mple incentive plans for Coding professionals. First T.. ..ps: Understand the Coding process at your facility.. ..e the amount of time the Coding process takes . Regardle..

APC Validation Audits ... The Nitty Gritty Details

Author: Knowles, Lisa

Source: AHIMA Convention

Publication Date: October 10, 2001

..ion management director, Coding manager, and coder. The .. ..t is important that your Coding staff know that their wo.. ..s (those assigned by the Coding staff in the health info.. ..er-related and which are Coding /documentation issues. Th.. ..m the health information Coding staff of the results of ..

When Good Chargemasters Go Bad

Author: Leeds, Erica

Source: AHIMA Convention

Publication Date: October 10, 2001

.. must still understand Coding and billing regulations .. ..doesn't understand basic Coding and billing guidelines.. ..interaction. Correct Coding Initiative (CCI) and O.. .. the hospital outpatient Coding system on the Medicare .. ..im checker for correct Coding . This editor looks for i..

APCs: A Hospital-wide Effort

Author: Neilson, Seana

Source: AHIMA Convention

Publication Date: October 10, 2001

..the primary home for the Coding experts. These are the e.. .. what I always do." Coding professionals are more l.. ..using the common bond of Coding to keep all parties on a.. .. perspective plane. Coding professionals are capabl.. ..e of using their Coding expertise as a means of ..

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