What is HCC Coding? How the Risk Adjustment Model Works

Medical coding is nothing new. In fact, it’s been around for decades. What has changed, is the way coding is done and how the systems interplay. HCCs are important for the bottom line of health plans and it’s important to treat them as a priority instead of an obligatory hassle. What is HCC Coding? HHC, […]

Common Mistakes That Medical Coders Make and How to Stop Them

Even all-star employees make mistakes. Unfortunately, in the medical coding industry, mistakes can be costing you money. Here are four common mistakes that you are making, and how to prevent them from re-occurring: Mistake #1: There are Details Missing Another common coding denial stems from coders picking the wrong codes based on established or newer […]

Understanding Medical Coding with HCC Coders

Medical coding is an extremely important aspect of the medical industry. It might seem like a waste of time and money, but medical coding has a variety of benefits aside from the claims process. Medical Coding – What is it? The simple explanation of medical coding is thinking of it as a translation. Doctor’s all […]

Looking to Earn Some Extra Money After Valentine’s Day?

The month of February is almost over. 2018 is flying by in a whir and before you know it, we’ll be in 2019! Before we get too far ahead of ourselves, it’s time to take a moment and celebrate the great start to 2018. If you were lucky enough to get amidnight kiss on New Year’s, […]

Take Time to Review 2017 and Plan for 2018

2017 is over and we’re well into the first month of 2018. That means the holiday decorations are being shoved back into closets, attics, basements and garages, and decorative lights are being pulled off houses. Finally your neighbor is going to remove his massive inflatables whose motors droned into your bedroom window each night. You might want […]

Winter is Coming – Let HCC Coders Help You Get Prepared

Whether you like it or not, winter is upon us. We’re well into the month of December and depending on where you live and work, you might see a thick blanket of white snow covering everything. With the stress of preparing your home for the holidays and impeding winter, it’s easy to become frustrated and […]

Be Thankful for HCC Coders As Thanksgiving Rolls Around

Thanksgiving is here. That means it’s time to sit down with family and really enjoy the season. As you’re curled up on the couch watching NFL football, enjoying the company of your family and the scent of Thanksgiving dinner wafting in from the kitchen, take a few moments to consider what you’re really thankful for. […]

Don’t Let the Thought of Medical Coding Scare You This Halloween

Now that we’re well into the month of October, we’re sure you have become well aware that Halloween is upon us. Perhaps the haunted houses popping up gave it away, or maybe it was the influx of candy displays at your local grocery store. Maybe it’s the decorations scattered throughout your neighbor’s lawn or the […]

HCC Coders is Hiring Professional Medical Coders Today!

As it becomes fall and the glow of summer wears off, and you starting to look for a job? People often give themselves timelines of when to take action. Have you ever heard someone say they’re starting their diet next week? How about the people that claim they’ll start getting organized next year when they […]

The Technological Advantage of Using HCC Coders

Do you know all the ways the technology plays a role in making your life easier? Even on the drive to work this morning there have been countless examples. From traffic signals to the audio system playing your morning jams, it is apparent that technology can enhance our lives. Technology can also make our lives […]