The Medical Minute – MMI Medical Blog

Strengthening CDI in Physician Practices

Healthcare systems are realizing the importance of documentation quality, and how this data translates to reportable outcomes. As a result, we are seeing efforts to continue the ICD-10 educational momentum by expanding CDI efforts into the outpatient, ambulatory and...

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Tips to Mitigate ICD-10 Denials

Physician practices and medical groups have been hearing about new changes in ICD-10 coding for months. More codes are ahead and the one-year grace period for specificity is set to conclude.  At MMI, I am often asked how providers can put themselves in the best...

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Coder education goes holistic

Why physician practice coders need to know the front- and back-end of reimbursement In a previous post, MMI’s contributing blogger and chief training officer, Dari Bonner, discussed how RMC-credentialed medical coders enhance various business processes within...

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