More on 2020 Hospital OPPS Final Rule

More on 2020 Hospital OPPS Final Rule

Read part one of this blog here. Requirements for making public all standard charges for all items and services: Hospitals must compile standard charges for all items and services offered by the hospital in an electronic file which needs to be displayed on the...
The Rise of Technology in Healthcare

The Rise of Technology in Healthcare

With the rise of technology, medical coders are scared that their positions may become obsolete within the next decade due to artificial intelligence. Less than two decades ago, patient financial records, charts, and claims filing were tracked on paper! However, even...
Hepatitis C Screening Codes

Hepatitis C Screening Codes

Hepatitis C is a viral infection of the liver. Hepatitis C is the most common bloodborne pathogen and is the most common cause of death from an infectious disease. The Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) can cause chronic liver disease, liver cancer, cirrhosis, and death....