Are Online Coding Discussions Putting Your Practice at Risk?
Medical Office Manager – October 2018
by Cheryl Toth, MBA
Here’s an email we recently saw while monitoring a specialty coding listserv:
Perhaps you think your employees would have enough common sense not to post something like this online. But unfortunately, we see questions like Debra’s on coding discussion boards and listservs all the time.
If you haven’t caught on yet, Debra’s question has inferred that her doctor prefers unbundling to following CCI edits. And the domain name in her email address would make any auditor salivate, because identifying this practice and its physicians will take all of about two seconds.