Whether performed in the radiology suite, cardiac cath lab, or operating room, interventional radiology and cardiovascular procedures can be difficult areas to code correctly. The sweeping coding changes effective January 2012 significantly added to the complexity. With so many departments involved in so many ways, chargemaster generated codes, HIM generated codes, and more… the likelihood of error is high.
To add to the challenge, these procedures are now under even greater scrutiny for their medical necessity.
Panacea experts have the industry knowledge to translate the paper trail left by these convoluted procedures into clear, actionable insights. You’ll know if you are at risk and exactly what you need to do to mitigate it. And Panacea will work with your multi-disciplinary team to reduce the identified error rate.
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