The value of a complete coding quality audit program

Ensure compliance and proper reimbursement

With increasingly complex government legislation, regulations and investigations, health care organizations continue to struggle to ensure complete and accurate documentation and medical coding practices. One way to minimize risk and regulatory exposure, receive appropriate reimbursement and assure a complete and accurate database is to perform periodic coding and documentation audits.

This executive guide, The Value of a Complete Coding Quality Audit Program, discusses how two health care organizations transformed their medical coding accuracy with a quality audit program and outlines the steps for planning and preparing for an audit.