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Healthcare News: Inpatient coding errors top reason for hospital complex claim denials

According to the American Hospital Association’s 2015 fourth quarter RACTrac survey, the most commonly cited reason for a Recovery Auditor’s complex claim denial is due to an inpatient coding error.

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