Billing and coding for home health and hospice is only becoming more complicated. As we move forward into a new year with new challenges, it will be critical for providers across the board to establish strong best practices to optimize reimbursement, increase accuracy, and avoid audits.
If you want to outsource home health billing and coding, now is a great time. Not only can outsourcing provide you with high-quality services and more time to focus on your core competencies, but you’ll also be addressing other issues. Staffing challenges around coding, in particular, are well-known. We were receiving warnings almost ten years ago, and now, coders call the shots.