Unformatted text preview: • Some applications support built-in templates to help coders formulate standard, “canned” queries for common documentation deficiencies, thus saving time and communicating more consistently and effectively. • Coders can more easily track the status of physician queries. • Management can monitor staff productivity with a “transparent” system, not stacks of paper and charts. • Software allows management to more readily measure the impact of the query process on reimbursement dollars and to highlight areas for improvement, including overall query rates and specific physician response rates. Facilities can increase revenue generation and decrease chart backlog....
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- Spring '08
- Physician, management software, Doctor-patient relationship