Professional medical coders describe a patient’s history of codes used for filing which are used for filing healthcare claims and for the accurate diagnosis and recommendation of further procedures for the patient long after the claims have been paid. In totality, the physician, the hospital, and everyone involved in the healthcare chain reads, communicates, and arrives at a consensus on the necessary care for the patient based on these codes.
A pulsating approach to medical coding to keep it updated.
Our Medical Coding services add significant value to your coding and overall operations. A single wrong code can have a huge impact on your reimbursement and revenue cycle, and this is why we keep our focus on being 100% compliant with the current coding guidelines.
Ongoing reviews and a commitment to continuous education on the latest coding regulations has us updated on codes that concern patient care in the hospital and clinical setting.
With QWay as your Coding partner you can:
- Improve Coding Accuracy.
- Smoother Transition to ICD10.
- Optimize Staffing & Reduce Shortages.
- Reduce Risk of Compliance.
- Qway’s Medical Coding.
In order to keep our coding services credible and competent, we have our own Medical Coding Training and Certification Unit Coding Pulse. This is to ensure that you have the best and most proficient coders on the team, which is in tangent with our commitment to deliver on coding accuracy levels, data integrity and to aid in the proper submission of claims.
The Coding team at QWay is headed by a Doctor who is CPC. CPC H and CPC P certified. Pre-adjudicating your claims before submitting them to the insurance company, our turnaround time is 12-24 hours.
HOSPITAL BASED CODING
- Interventional Radiology
PHYSICIAN BASED CODING
- Allergy & Immunology
- Mental health
- Ambulatory surgery
- Oral surgery
- Critical care
- Diagnostic imaging
- Pain Management
- Emergency medicine
- Plastic and reconstructive surgery
- Family medicine
- Psychiatry Psychology
- General Practitioner
- General Surgery
- Reproductive medicine
- Hospital OP
- Internal medicine
- Urgent care
PATIENT DEMOGRAPHICS ENTRY SERVICES FROM QWAY WILL CAPTURE
Patient name and ID#, Gender, Marital Status, Email, Date of Birth, Social Security Number, Contact numbers work and home and Address work and home.
GUARANTOR / ACCOUNT DETAILS
Guarantor Name, Date of Birth, Work and Home Phone and Address details.
Insurance Identification Number, Name and address of the Insurance company, Group name/ group number, Details of the policy and policy effective date and termination, policy number, Name of the insured, Date of Birth and the relationship of the insured to the patient.
frequently asked questions
1. What is Medical Coding?
Medical coding can be a critical process in which the covered patient’s history, diagnosis, prescription, and procedures are transmitted into medical codes. Medical Codes are primarily classified into three types.
2. What are the types of Medical coding?
a. CPT (Current Procedural Terminology).
b. ICD (International Classification of Diseases).
c. HCPCS (Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System).
d. CPT is a standard medical coding procedure for U.S.
e. ICD is set of medical codes published by World Health Organization (WHO).
f. HCPCS is another medical code developed by the Centers For Medicare and Medicaid.
3. What are the challenges in Medical Coding?
The important challenges in medical coding are:
a. Over Coding and Under Coding.
b. Lost Procedures.
c. Inaccurate Codes.