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Remote Coding at Home: Tips for Success

Author: Shearer, Jennifer

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: February 2001

.. Inova Fairfax Hospital, Coding at home had long been an.. ..could not afford to have Coding vacancies and .. ..ounts receivables due to Coding backlogs. .. ..lly implemented a remote Coding program, boost.. .. of an Internet-based Coding application that would e..

Final ERISA Rules Published

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Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: February 2001


The Department of Labor published two final rules in November 2000 that will affect the information received and the appeals available to those receiving healthcare benefits under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA).

The two final rules are "Amend....

Preparing the Physician Office for HIPAA

Author: Uppena, Mary

Source: Journal of AHIMA - Coding Notes

Publication Date: February 2001

..een a constant factor in Coding and reimbursement with t.. ..ntrol. Out of necessity, Coding professionals in physici.. ..informal survey of eight Coding supervisors from large c.. ..ities. Conversely, three Coding supervisors indicated th.. ..their organizations. Two Coding supervisors referred me ..

On the Line: Professional Practice Solutions

Author: Smith, Cheryl M.

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: February 2001




Q: Where can I find information on the interpretation of Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization standards?

Q: How does the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) define health information in the final rule for healthcare elec....

New PPS Proposed for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities

Author: Dougherty, Michelle

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: March 2001

..e after discharge, the en Coding date is day seven after .. ..te is seven days after en Coding . In calculating the date.. ..strument (MDS-PAC) a Classification system (case mix groups .. ..or the patient's stay. Classification System Based on the an.. ..inning on April 1, 2001. Reimbursement for IRFs will be based o..

Conduct is Their Business

Author: Byrd, Katherine

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: March 2001




Suppose you were asked to do something unethical on the job. What if you were asked by your supervisor to hide delinquent charts just prior to a Joint Commission survey? What would you do?

As a profession, HIM professionals understand our moral obligation to the patient to p....

PEPP: Collaborating to Improve Quality

Author: Poole, Laurie

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: April 2001

..for reasons ranging from Coding errors to lack of comple.. ..l utilization review and Coding personnel. "Altho.. ..ation review checklists, Coding checklists, and other ed.. ..rectors, administrators, Coding personnel, and HIM perso.. .. to areas such as UR and Coding (see " UR, Coding in the..

Trends to Watch in Home Health Compliance

Author: Abraham, Prinny

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: May 2001

..ducting regular ICD-9-CM Coding audits in which medica.. ..care PPS. Such audits of Coding data should be perform.. ..onitored. Initiating Coding audits in a formal way .. ..eed to understand that Coding audits can improve opera.. ..ct implementation, and Coding compliance audits nation..

AHIMA Advocates for Physician Query Forms

Author: Rode, Dan

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: May 2001

..in recent years with the Coding process behind some orga.. ..nizations' Coding of pneumonia. Unfortun.. ..ed physicians to approve Coding to a higher level. .. ..ical record. AHIMA's Coding policy and strategy co.. ..ical record and accurate Coding for their institutions" ..

Working Smarter with APCs

Author: Thoman, Deborah J.

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: May 2001

..on complete and accurate Coding , and improve o.. ..e and accurate Coding as the conduit to reach .. ..lity and thoroughness of Coding to maximize re.. ..ng patterns of Coding that are in error or cau.. ..ur education and correct Coding efforts. Know W..

Another Career Avenue for HIM: Coding Compliance

Author: Lemire, Diane

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: June 2001

..d with a background in Coding and management, a positi.. ..on in Coding compliance may be an exc.. ..reer. When I applied for Coding compliance manager posit.. .. set. Facilities seeking Coding compliance managers us.. ..erience, particularly in Coding inpatient and o..

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