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Why Doctors Must Discuss Costly Treatment Before Patients Receive Bills

Why Doctors Must Discuss Costly Treatment Before Patients Receive Bills

A $1,000 bill for a $30 Pap smear test. A $55,000 bill for out-of-pocket costs for breast cancer treatments. A patient who loses her home because of astronomical medical expenses. All true accounts of the reality facing patients and all because physicians failed to discuss the costs of test and therapies with patients before they ordered them. Costly Treatments Physicians… Read more →

ICD-10 ACA Survey Shows Concerns For Impact On Daily Tasks

ICD-10 ACA Survey Shows Concerns For Impact On Daily Tasks

ICD-10 ACA Concerns It’s an understatement that ICD-10 ACA will lead to major changes in the healthcare industry. Hundreds of thousands of new codes and millions of newly-insured… (continue reading article at EHR Intelligence – ICD-10, ACA survey shows concerns for impact on daily tasks)

Start ICD-10 Success With The Data You Already Have Now

Start ICD-10 Success With The Data You Already Have Now

ICD-10 Success There are plenty of unknowns when it comes to the ICD-10 transition and what it takes to have ICD-10 success. Who will be ready? Who won’t get there in time? What will it mean if organizations can’t code… (continue reading article at EHR Intelligence – Start ICD-10 success with the data you already have now)

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