Why and how to use the new SDOH codes

Why and how to use the new SDOH codes January 22, 2024 Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) have become increasingly important in determining the needs of patients and directing them to the help they need. For 2024, we have both a new diagnosis code as well as a new...

What’s changed in telehealth services?

What’s changed in telehealth services? January 8, 2024 The other day, another coder asked me whether post-operative services could be performed under telehealth. It occurred to me that there are probably more coders with the same questions. So, we’re devoting this...

Don’t Toss Those Old Code Books Just Yet

Don’t Toss Those Old Code Books Just Yet January 2, 2024 Welcome to 2024! After all the preparations, training, and education, are you ready to implement what we learned over the past four months about coding changes? Here are a couple of the most critical secrets to...