Resources

Check our resources page often for the latest news on VitalWare™ Webinars, company updates and industry news.

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SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 | 01:00

Be ready by October 1, 2018, for the mandated code updates of hundreds of ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure codes. During this complimentary, 60-minute educational session, VitalWare's VP Revenue Integrity Services, Jodi Stewart, will provide a thorough discussion of the revised 2019 ICD-10-CM/PCS code sets.

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2019 OPPS Final Rule

Complimentary, 60-minute Webinar
TBD November, 2018
10:00 am PDT | 1:00 pm EDT

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NOVEMBER, 2018 | 01:00

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2019 CPT PRO

Complimentary, 60-minute Webinar
TBD December, 2018
10:00 am PDT | 1:00 pm EDT

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DECEMBER, 2018 | 01:00

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2019 CPT HIM/CDM

Complimentary, 60-minute Webinar
TBD December, 2018
10:00 am PDT | 1:00 pm EDT

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DECEMBER, 2018 | 01:00

VitalWare In The News

While it May Not Have Been Love at First Sight, Coding Experts are Finding Their ICD-10 Groove

August 17, 2018

By Jodi Stewart, Vice President Revenue Integrity Services | August 17, 2018     We’re finally hitting a rhythm, finding our comfort zone, and there’s no…

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BurstIQ Announces Partnership with VitalWare™ Bringing Blockchain to Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management

June 26, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 26, 2018, Denver, CO – BurstIQ, Inc., a leading healthcare blockchain data company, announced today a major OEM integration with VitalWare™,…

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VitalWare™ Introduces Advanced Charge Auditing Capabilities within Existing VitalAuditor™ Tool

June 21, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 21, 2018, Yakima, Washington – VitalWare, a leading provider of revenue cycle SaaS solutions, today introduced ChargeAssurance™, a new solution with…

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Industry News

8 most common medical coding errors

By Becker's Hospital CFO Report | August 15, 2018

Government and private health insurer audits have recently revealed several fraudulent or abusive medical billing practices, Kevin B. O’Reilly, editor of AMA Wire, said. Providers need to ensure proper billing practices not only to avoid fraud, but to maintain a profitable business.

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Exploring the Fundamentals of Medical Billing and Coding

By RevCycle Intelligence | August 6, 2018

Medical billing and coding translate a patient encounter into the languages used for claims submission and reimbursement. Billing and coding are separate processes, but both are crucial to receiving payment for healthcare services.

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How Hospital Merger and Acquisition Activity is Changing Healthcare

By RevCycle Intelligence | July 23, 2018

As value-based reimbursement puts financial pressure on providers, healthcare organizations are striving for efficiency, cost control, and sustainability. An increasingly popular strategy to fulfill all these goals is to engage in hospital merger and acquisition (M&A) activity.

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How to Maximize Revenue with Improved Claims Denials Management

By RevCycle Intelligence | July 21, 2018

Claims denials may be a part of life for healthcare revenue cycle managers, but a prevention-focused denials management strategy may be able to significantly reduce the number of times billing staff are faced with unpaid claims.

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CMS Proposes 2019 Physician Payment, Quality Payment Program Changes

By RevCycle Intelligence | July 18, 2018

CMS recently proposed major changes to Medicare physician payments and the Quality Payment Program to reduce the administrative burden of medical billing.

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