MedKoder- The Healthcare Revenue Cycle Company to Know

On October 18, 2017, Becker’s Healthcare released a list of 160+ healthcare companies with revenue cycle management solutions. MedKoder is honored to be one of the listed companies. View the list here: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/lists/160-healthcare-revenue-cycle-companies-to-know-2017.html Healthcare administrative and clinical functions that contribute to the capture, management, and collection of patient service revenue are experiencing complex revenue cycles and need a solution to avoid revenue … Read More

MedKoder recognized No. 19 of Best Places to Work in Healthcare

Chicago, IL –October 2, 2017-  MedKoder, LLC has been ranked as No. 19 among 75 healthcare suppliers by Modern Healthcare’s 2017 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The complete list of this year’s winner rankings is available here. Modern Healthcare will publish a special supplement featuring ranked lists of all the winners along with the October issue. Now in its … Read More

Are you prepared for 4,000 new ICD-10 codes coming Oct. 1st?

September 14, 2017 On August 9th, 2017, 419 codes were added, 273 codes were revised codes and 123 codes are being deleted. In addition, on April 14, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published proposed changes to ICD-10, along with the proposed hospital inpatient prospective payment system rule. These changes are effective on October 1st, 2017. Healthcare … Read More

Case Study: Health plan’s Risk Adjustment Management Technology pilot results

Midwest health plan recovered over $5K per ACA member after a pilot of MedKoder’s Risk Adjustment Management Technology Health plans and health systems are financially dependent upon the specific documentation of each individual patient’s diagnoses as classified within the highly specific CMS Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC) system and the management of those conditions. Failure to do so has both significant … Read More

How to reduce the stress of the RADV audit process

August 10, 2017 Risk Adjustment Validation (RADV) audits have two main purposes, to ensure contracts have met CMS’ submission requirements, and to validate HCC codes by ensuring the submitted diagnoses are supported by medical documentation. If selected by CMS for a RADV audit, a mistake in either one of these areas can have severe financial consequences, so there’s one key … Read More