18 Jan Humana IOP H-code

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Humana IOP H-code In May of 2016, Humana informed that they would no longer accept the Chemical Dependency HCPCS code H0015 for IOP claims because it was considered a “Medicare” code.  It had been explained that this policy became effective in January of 2016 and from...

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08 Mar American Drug Mortality Rates

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]We all know that drug abuse is a terrifying threat to communities all over our country, as well as the entire planet. However, when you begin to break down the numbers, the true mortality rates that our country is enduring, due to addiction, begins to paint a bleak and disheartening picture of how extreme this epidemic is becoming. Drug addiction is decreasing. Far from it, actually. As far as mortality rates go, in America, drug abuse is one of the top causes of injury death. It's important to note that when we talk about injury deaths, we are not talking about all of the natural ways people die in this country. Instead, injury deaths refer to when someone is killed by a factor that is human-caused. This may be intentional or unintentional, and can include murder or self harm. In terms of drug abuse, it falls under the category of self-poisoning. Here is some more information about this picture of mortality in our country...
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08 Jan New ICD-10 Implementation Less Than a Year Away

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]ICD -10, the 10th Revision-Clinical Modification of The International Classification of diseases, was created by the World Health Organization to have a system designed for classification and reporting diseases. If you're not familiar with it, it's basically a medical coding index that helps relate medical expenses...

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17 Oct What Makes a Good Candidate for Elevated Billing?

[vc_row][vc_column css=".vc_custom_1502172577402{margin-bottom: 14px !important;}"][vc_column_text]Elevated Billing takes pride in it's workforce. It can be very particular when it comes to finding the right candidates for job openings. However when it is all said and done, it's about finding individuals with the right values, goals, and skillsets...

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