Accurate Medical Coding Improves Medical Billing
Medical coding and billing are critical components of the revenue cycle. Accurate medical coding optimizes revenue. Medical coding errors cause reimbursement delays. Downcoding diagnoses, services and procedures prevents providers from receiving proper payment from insurers.
CodeEMR Medical Coding Solutions
• 98.7 % Coding Accuracy ─ Our teams are meticulous in assigning the correct medical codes to avoid compliance issues and secure accurate reimbursement
• 5% Denial Rate ─ Commitment to quality, the first time around
Correct Issues that Reduce Revenue
- Clear 100% of Backlogs – We regularly review, monitor, and measure workflow and accuracy
- 98% Compliance – Our consistently high industry rate is tracked by regular internal audits
- 24-Hour Turnaround – We complete coding within 24 hours after provider sign-off
With payors in full gear moving into value-based coding, Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC) risk adjustment models, facilities are challenged with selecting the highest level of specificity to achieve the highest level of reimbursement. Coding accuracy and specificity translates to accurate reimbursement. Let CodeEMR handle all your facilities HCC coding needs so your providers can focus on what’s most important, patient care, and the facility can capture the highest level of reimbursement per patient.
Improved Medical Billing
Entering the correct medical code for a treatment makes a significant difference in reimbursements ─ from $20 to $2,000 ─ in terms of coverage and revenue.
Fewer Claim Rejections
CodeEMR has experience coding based on the type of visit ─ inpatient, outpatient, urgent care, or emergency department─ and specialty, including family medicine, orthopedics, cardiology, and more.
Our medical coders utilize advanced medical coding software to accelerate coding, improve accuracy, and streamline the insurance filing process for optimized revenue cycles.
All medical scribes and coders receive comprehensive HIPAA training. To ensure privacy, the work area has limited internet access, and all personal electronic devices are prohibited.
CodeEMR Services and Expertise
Our dedicated AAPC-certified remote medical coders are meticulous about assigning the correct medical codes to avoid compliance issues and secure accurate reimbursement. We provide a full range of specialized services to meet your specialty’s needs.
Managing the intricacies of a healthcare facility is challenging enough without the burden of coding at the facility level. Our extensively trained, certified medical coders deliver comprehensive coding services that properly reflect the volume and intensity of resources utilized by a hospital, outpatient center, or lab to deliver patient care.
- Ambulatory Surgical Center Coding
- Inpatient Coding
- Outpatient Coding
- Radiology Coding
Professional Fee Coding
Accurate, timely professional fee coding is paramount to your practice’s success. Proper coding ensures proper reimbursement. Let our certified, remote medical coders, who are trained to capture the complexity of care provided in a broad range of specialties, take care of coding so your clinical team can focus on providing the best possible patient care.
- Anesthesiology Coding
- Cardiology Coding
- Critical Care Coding
- Dermatology Coding
- Emergency Medicine Coding
- Endocrinology Coding
- Family Medicine Coding
- Gastroenterology Coding
- General Surgery Coding
- Infectious Disease Coding
- Internal Medicine Coding
- Obstetrics & Gynecology Coding
- Oncology Coding
- Orthopedic Coding
- Pain Management Coding
- Pathology Coding
- Pediatric Coding
- Podiatry Coding
- Psychiatry Coding
- Radiology Coding
- Rheumatology Coding
- Urology Coding
Costly Medical Coding Challenges:
Medical coding errors lead to claim rejections, delayed reimbursements and loss of revenue.
Critical medical coding errors, such as upcoding to a higher-level diagnosis, service or procedure, can result in federal penalties, fines, and imprisonment.
Repeated mistakes can bring your practice under scrutiny for medical abuse and fraud.