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by Coding Strategies on May 22nd, 2015
We coders sometimes talk about documentation like it only exists for us to code. Let’s be clear, medical documentation, first and foremost, is for...
by Coding Strategies on May 15th, 2015
Warning:  This blog may be offensive to some readers, especially those who believe that they are immortal or will never have any of the problems that...
by Coding Strategies on May 7th, 2015
The first commercially viable CT (computed tomography) system was invented by Godfrey Newbold Hounsfield in Hayes, England using x-rays. Hounsfield...
by Coding Strategies on May 1st, 2015
For many years, as coders we have been trained by our payers to believe that only the first diagnosis code reported for any service is used when...