Brian Meredith, CPC, is president and founder of Healthforce, Inc., a healthcare administrative
consulting firm with a focus on revenue integrity through compliance, coding and billing guidance. He has more than 20 years’ experience in the healthcare industry, which formerly includes director of billing compliance at Boston Children’s Hospital, compliance and coding consultant with Public Consulting Group in Boston, Mass., and compliance specialist with UMass Memorial Medical Group in Worcester, Mass.
In July of this year, CMS released groundbreaking proposed rule changes that, if implemented, will dramatically change the way physicians document and get paid for their work. In broad terms, CMS is seeking to reduce the administrative burden on physicians by allowing the documentation of face-to-face time spent with the patient and or the medical decision making portion… Read More »