Medical Coding Errors and How to Prevent Them

Know the facts about improper payments and boost your coding know-how.

Revenue from payers like Medicare is the lifeblood of your medical practice. You can’t afford to lose reimbursement due to coding errors.

Is your practice among the millions who have received incorrect Medicare payments? Insufficient documentation, incorrect coding, and failure to establish medical necessity are the leading causes of incorrect payments.

How much did incorrect coding cost providers in 2017? CMS reported improper payments totaling $3.6 billion due to coding errors in 2017. Insufficient documentation accounted for more than $23 billion in improper payments.

Family practices and internal medicine were among the worst offenders, submitting claims with incorrect codes that led to overpayments and underpayments. How much is habitual coding and documentation errors costing your medical practice?

Stop coding errors that are costing you big with our free download: Medical Coding Errors and How to Prevent Them.

Key Insights and guidance you’ll find inside include:

  • Nail Down Top Reasons for Improper Payments and Denials
  • Tackle Improper Payments by Service Type
  • Get to Know Provider Types with the Most Errors
  • Crack Down on Coding Errors and Lost Revenue Now
  • Kick Coding Errors and Lost Revenue to The Curb—Once and for All
  • Position Yourself Perfectly for Accurate Coding with Lay Descriptions
  • Master E/M Coding Principles to Avoid Payment Errors and Claim Denials

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