Tag Archives for Medical Coding

The 12 Claims of Christmas (Part 3)

We’re back today with part 3 of the “12 Claims of Christmas” series to see what kind of other shenanigans the great folks out there have gotten themselves into this time of year. But first let’s talk about the man they’re calling the “Criminal Santa.” Have you guys heard about this? A man in California was attempting to rob a business and thought the chimney was his best way in. He got stuck and had to call 911 to rescue Continue Reading

Filed Under: Billing & Coding Tips, Medical Billing and Coding Topics, Practice Management Tips

Help Survive Audits by Ditching One Common Medical Billing Error

Is your medical practice guilty of upcoding patient visits at a higher level of service than your documentation supports? You may not even realize your doing it. There’s an easy way to evaluate how widespread this common practice is in your own medical billing office. Learn how.

Filed Under: Featured Medical Billing Articles, Medical Billing and Coding Topics, Medicare Billing Tips

Race to the ICD-10 Finish Line

Preparing for the ICD-10 October 1, 2014 is right around the corner, and since medical billing and coding is what we do best here at Capture, ICD-10 is foremost in our minds. Below is an infographic we came across on the upcoming ICD-10 implementation by TEK Systems. Healthcare organizations must comply with the ICD-10 code sets so you have to be prepared. ICD-10 has over 187,000 codes so get ready because the race is on! Are you ready for ICD-10?  Continue Reading

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Medical Billing Education Outreach Program is Established by Capture Billing

Capture Billing establishes a medical billing education outreach division to help train medical billers and certified professional coders entering into the healthcare field. Loudoun County, VA – Capture Billing & Consulting, Inc., a medical billing company located in South Riding, Virginia, establishes its new education division. The new division will be managed by Michelle Ivanchukov, CPC, CSS-P (Certified Professional Coding) and Katie Jennings, RN(Registered Nurse). Michelle and Katie work as a team and have over 30 years of combined experience in Continue Reading

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Capture Billing Teaches Medical Billing, Coding and Collections at Local Community College

Capture Billing will be teaching medical billing, coding, and collections the first semester of 2012 at local community college Loudoun County, VA – Capture Billing & Consulting, Inc., a medical billing company located in South Riding, Virginia, will begin the first semester of 2012 with a fast paced two part class on medical billing, medical coding and collections at Northern Virginia Community College (NVCC), Loudoun Campus in Sterling, Virginia. NVCC’s “Medical Billing, Coding, and Collections” class will be taught by Continue Reading

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American Academy of Professional Coders Local Chapter Elected Manny Oliverez of Capture Medical Billing for 2012 President

Manny Oliverez, CEO and Co-founder of Capture Billing has been elected the 2012 President for the Leesburg Virginia Chapter of American Academy of Professional Coders Loundoun County, VA (PRWEB) – Capture Billing & Consulting, Inc., a nationwide medical billing company located in South Riding, Virginia, announces Manny Oliverez as the 2012 President-Elect for the Leesburg Virginia Chapter of American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). AAPC is an organization which provides continuing education and various certifications to coders and medical billers. Continue Reading

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Coders Elected President and Treasurer of Local American Academy of Professional Coders Chapter

Capture Billing is pleased to announce that two of its associates, Jackie Penna, CPC, and Nikki Hendrix, CPC, have been elected officers of the Leesburg Virginia Chapter of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).Jackie is currently the President-Elect and Nikki the Treasurer-Elect. They will take their offices on January 1st. The AAPC provides certified credentials to medical coders in healthcare facilities including physician offices, hospitals and medical billing companies. The Certified Professional Coder (CPC) credential is the gold standard Continue Reading

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