AAOSNow – July 2017
by Michael R. Marks, MD, MBA, and Cheryl Toth, MBA
Coding May Not Be the Reason
It’s easy to blame a practice’s skyrocketing accounts receivable (A/R) on coding and the insurance companies. But our experience with orthopaedic practices, and the results of AAOS/KarenZupko & Associates (KZA) pre-workshop surveys on coding and reimbursement, indicate that the problem is a lot more complex.