If you’ve been following the news around ZirMed lately, you’ve probably seen that the past few months have been big ones for us. In case you missed it, here are three recent big highlights for us.
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Fear. It’s a primordial part of the human experience. Our ancestors developed the capacity for fear when the world (believe it or not) was a much scarier place. It was fear that enabled them to recognize and avoid potential dangers, helping them..
Historically, healthcare providers have often treated claim denials the way many of us treat a speeding ticket. We may not be quite sure how much we were actually speeding—we may even disagree that we were speeding at all—but we figure it’s easier to..
On October 1, 2016 the ICD-10 code freeze ends—which means that all the new and updated codes that have been hanging in limbo will go live all at once. This is the first major update to the code set (a full list of changes is located on the CMS website
Managing denials continues to be a thorn in the side of just about every healthcare organization. Traditional approaches to denial management treat the symptom rather than the underlying causes – and the back-and-forth with payers can lead to..