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Electronic Health Records Creating a ‘New Era’ of Health Care Fraud, Officials Say

“The Justice Department accused eClinicalWorks, an EHR company whose medical software is used by 130,000 providers, of rigging the government’s certification test, claims the company has denied. eCW settled the case for $155 million in 2017.The concern is not just over wasteful spending of tax dollars. EHRs monitor the medicines people take and their vital signs, so software glitches that prevent doctors from accessing files quickly, that mix up patients or send vital test results to the wrong file can contribute to serious injuries, or even deaths.”

Top 10 strategies to land your first coding or CDI job

Brian Murphy I’m a newly-minted CPC-A, but every employer wants a CPC with a couple years of…

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Remote vs. Onsite Staffing: The Great Debate

Should mid-revenue professionals (coding, CDI, case management/utilization review) return to the hospital to resume their work onsite,…

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Increasing Medicare Advantage audits, lawsuits a troubling trend, but also a CDI and coding opportunity

By Brian Murphy The past year and in particular the last few weeks have seen an alarming…

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