Posts by Charlotte Bohnett

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The 12 Codes of Christmas

’Tis the holiday season—a time to decorate, indulge in tasty treats, and celebrate with family and friends. Not surprisingly, the busy whirlwind that is December is ripe for injuries and accidents. As this Code It Right Online blog post explains, “holiday decorations like Christmas trees and candles and holiday-decorating activities such as stringing outdoor lights can result in injuries, deaths, and property loss.” Not the most pleasant thing to think about during what should be the most joyous of seasons. Still, people get hurt, and healthcare professionals have to be prepared.

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Dawn of the ICD-10: Life in the Post-Transition World

Some of you might remember all of the hype around Y2K. Rumors and speculation were abuzz, and there were people who thought all hell was going to break loose when the clock struck midnight on January 1, 2000. And then—dun, dun, dun—nothing happened.

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The Ultimate ICD-10 FAQ

This ICD-10 FAQ for physical, occupational, and speech therapists covers everything from external cause codes and seventh characters to direct access and dual coding.

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Is Your Physical Therapy Software Ready for ICD-10?

At this point, the majority of physical therapy clinics are using some type of software to document, schedule, and bill for patient treatment. Thanks to ever-increasing compliance regulations, paper had to go the way of the VHS, becoming nearly obsolete. When your practice switched from paper to software, it was a big change.

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