Tuesday, October 4
Starting October 1, 2016, diagnosis coding for radiology gets exceedingly more complicated, thanks to the arrival of nearly 2,000 new ICD-10-CM codes, as well as hundreds of deleted and revised codes — all applicable to radiology.
Wednesday, October 5
Audits by our consultants, coupled with questions from our customers, have revealed significant issues with nuclear medicine coding and documentation — issues that can lead to incorrect payment and the potential for action by external auditors.
Tuesday, December 13
Expect clear, uncomplicated explanations of Medicare payment policies, as well as guidance with the chronic coding issues that prevent the full, appropriate reimbursement for services rendered.
Wednesday, December 14
For anyone involved with radiology coding, take note: History is repeating itself in 2017. Expect significant and sweeping changes affecting both diagnostic imaging and transcatheter therapy services.