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Published on Mar 7, 2012
http://www.kareo.com/ Billing and coding staff can decrease the risk of all types of government audits by avoiding the five deadly -- and all too common -- sins of compliance, by implementing effective, regular coding education and using comparative data to select audit targets.
Learn how to reduce the risk of CMS audits and improve your billing compliance with Betsy Nicoletti, M.S., CPC, author of The Field Guide to Physician Coding and the 2007 Physician Auditing Workbook, as well as founder of Codapedia.com.
You'll Gain Insights on How to: • Avoid the five deadly and all too common sins of compliance. Compliance is like aging -- it's not for sissies. But avoid these five mistakes and decrease your risk substantially. • Develop an effective education program for staff and physicians. Coding and billing education is not a one time event. Develop strategies to keep staff and clinicians updated. • Beyond E/M Auditing. Use comparative data and government target lists to select areas of audit. Audit claims, not lines and audit the claim comprehensively. • And much more