The top five coding pitfalls that constrict vascular and non-vascular IR and nuclear medicine revenue can be overcome if healthcare organizations improve education for their coding staff and increase awareness among providers of the importance of documentation. Want to learn more? Download our whitepaper.
Many healthcare organizations face coding pitfalls in achieving compliance and capturing legitimate revenue. Learning to recognize and overcome these pitfalls, specifically in interventional vascular and non-vascular radiology (IR) as well as nuclear medicine procedures, can return optimal reimbursement.
Understanding the basics of DRGs, clinical documentation queries, and the Recovery Audit Program help put claim denials and DRG downgrading by payers in perspective and set your organization on the road to reversing denials through improved DRG coding, education, and documentation and query processes.