Medical coding is the coder’s job to take a doctor’s diagnosis, treatment or a prescription and translate it as accurately as possible into a numeric or alphanumeric code. For every injury, diagnosis and medical procedure, there is a corresponding code. These codes act as the universal language between doctors, hospitals, insurance companies, insurance clearinghouses, government agencies and other health-specific organizations.
With its coding expertise, EHS coders code accurately to match an enormous amount of potential medical scenarios and within the specific guidelines for each code as this will affect the status of a claim.
Ehealthsource harbours expert coders play a key role in ensuring a healthcare provider operates profitably. They possess a vast knowledge of medical codes, payment policies and government regulations. These folks review records for accuracy, timeliness and completion, assign diagnoses and codes for care, statistics and billing and analyze patient information for relevant prior conditions so data can be coded correctly.