8 tips for correct oncology coding

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Common oncology coding errors and important tips to rectify your mistakes in oncology medical billing and coding.
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8 tips for correct oncology coding

  1. 1. 8 Tips For Correct Oncology Coding ! Presentation By AngoMark
  2. 2. Oncology Coding Tips To Be Followed : 1. Be aware of on-going changes in codes and modifiers. 2. Train oncologists and coders on coding mistakes and consequences.
  3. 3. Be Familiar With Your Codes • 3. Do not neglect equipment or instrument used : Instrument like radiation oncology used to provide oncology services.
  4. 4. Beware Of New Codes ! • 4. Beware of the tendency to code rather than the extent of decision making involved. • 5. Be aware of new or codes established by Centres for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
  5. 5. Understanding Rules & Regulations • 6. Make sure you understand the billing rules and regulations for Medicare and private payers. • Many oncology practices are now verifying insurance information before every treatment.
  6. 6. Reviews And Updates • 7. The American Medical Associations (AMA) frequently reviews and updates oncology codes. • Keep in sync with these changes.
  7. 7. Oncology Billing Services • 8. Oncology clinics and hospitals will find the guidebook on billing and coding. • And Oncology-related services offered by American Society of Clinical Oncology (ACCO) are very useful.
  8. 8. To Adopt And Be Safe, Approach MedicalBillingStar ! Yes as an established vendor for Oncology Billing and Coding, you can leave the rest to us. We are here guide you !For more information, kindly visit our page at http://www.MedicalBillingStar.com

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