Wee 2 Ethical Health Care Scenario - 1 Ethical Health Care...

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1Ethical Health Care ScenariosMary LindseyHCS/335March 07, 2016Susan Kajfasz
2scenario 1:Medical coding in a physician practiceImagine you work in a high-pressure cardiology physician office and you are one of two medicalcoders. Your supervisor is very focused on the greatest reimbursement to satisfy revenue projectionsfor the physician practice. As a result, you are asked to "up-code" billing. How can the pressure ofacquiring the maximum repayment for services lead to manipulating or falsifying documentation?

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Term
Spring
Professor
BobVella
Tags
Discrimination, Physician, Non profit organization, ethical discrimination

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