Discussion Post #1 Week #7 .pptx - WEEK#7 DISCUSSION POST#1 SYDNEY SIKES PROMPT CLASS HERE IS A VIDEO ABOUT MEDICAL CODING LIST THREE ERRORS THAT YOU

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WEEK #7 DISCUSSION POST #1 SYDNEY SIKES
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PROMPT CLASS, HERE IS A VIDEO ABOUT MEDICAL CODING PROFESSIONALS AND SOME ERRORS THAT AN OCCUR WITH CODERS. DCODING.ORG/COMMON-PROBLEMS- CODING/ (LINKS TO AN EXTERNA L SITE.)LINKS TO AN EXTERNAL SITE. (LINKS TO AN EXTERNAL SITE.)LINKS TO AN EXTERNAL LIST THREE ERRORS THAT YOU WOULD STRIVE TO AVOID WHEN ON THE JOB. USE A MULTIMEDIA TOOL TO POST YOUR COMMENTS AND THOUGHTS ON THE PRESENTATION CONDUCTED BY THE CODING PROFESSIONAL. THE MULTIMEDIA PIECE SHOULD BE 1-2 MINUTES LONG. STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO LISTEN AND COMMENT ON 2 OTHER STUDENTS' MULTIMEDIA PIECES. DR. TED
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MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING ERRORS - medical-revenue-blog.jpg
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1. Failure to Code to the Highest Level Coder’s job to be…. Using the correct codes Making sure they extract the most information that they can out of the medical reports with the most precision and detail possible Familiar with the medical terminology necessary to decipher the procedures and the diagnoses Errors occur when the coder… Codes to a non-specific or “general” level Under-codes These types of errors can be problematic in the sense that the insurance company or payer can reject or deny the claim - content/uploads/2014/03/canstockphoto4081952.jpg
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Bad and or Missing Documentation Coding errors are not always due to
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