Key performance indicators are used by organizations to monitor the progress of CDI initiatives. Waldo Herrera, MD, MBA, MSc, FACP, SFHM, CHCQM-PHYADV , describes performance metrics that professionals at his facility use to track revenue cycle performance and opportunities for improvement.
Physicians have found ways to treat many congenital defects in utero, enabling the neonate to be born without defects. Shelley C. Safian, PhD, RHIA, CCS-P, COC, CPC-I, details ICD-10-CM coding for common birth defects, and ICD-10-PCS and HCPCS Level II coding for their treatment.
Spinal fusions can effectively eliminate pain and restore stability to the spine. Learn how to apply ICD-10-PCS codes and guidelines for spinal fusions and related procedures. Note : To access this free article, make sure you first register here if you do not have a paid subscription.