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dental insurance claims

Dental Insurance Claims 3 Ways to Stay Out of Jail Clinical Notes and Your Role in Insurance Claim Processing

Dental Insurance Claims: 3 Ways to Stay Out of Jail Clinical Notes and Your Role in Insurance Claim Processing Written by Colette Jesikiewicz CDPMA, FADAA Dental Office Assistant Duties As a Dental Office Assistant one of your duties might include processing dental insurance claims and predeterminations. As you are completing this task, you need to…

common common medical coding mistakes

Avoid ICD10CM Coding Mistakes

Avoid Common ICD10CM Coding Mistakes As we begin to discuss the transition to ICD11CM, let us not forget that we are still utilizing the ICD10CM coding manual and all that entails. We need to be sure that we understand how to determine the necessary codes and how to be sure that if there is more…

keratoconjunctivitis sicca

Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca

Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca By: Laura Switkowski, LVT Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca, also known as KCS, is an ophthalmic disease in pets that causes dry eye. This disease is more common in dogs than in cat, and also can be more common in certain breeds of dogs such as Cocker Spaniels, Shih Tzus, and West Highland Terriers. The cause…

Medical Transcription

GENERAL MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION VS. SPECIALTY MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION

GENERAL MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION VS. SPECIALTY MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION After graduating from the Blackstone Career Institute Medical Transcription Program, students will obviously be looking for a job‚ÄĒpart-time or full-time‚ÄĒand maybe more than one job. The easiest way to get into this career field is as a specialty medical transcriptionist/healthcare documentation specialist (MT/HDS). This means working in one…

childcare

Best Practices for Childcare through COVID-19

Best Practices for Childcare through COVID-19 By: Kerry Regan COVID-19 has caused a global pandemic, bringing the commonly overlooked childcare career into the headlines and news. Some childcare providers view this time as an opportunity to show the community, policymakers included, the vitality of their services ‚Äď especially during a crisis. This has put many…

healthcare careers

 Healthcare Careers on TAPP

¬†Healthcare Careers on TAPP There is a viral photo circling the internet with a handful of healthcare workers holding signs that say: ‚ÄúWe stay here for you, please stay home for us!‚ÄĚ Right now, our healthcare workers are heroes and we can show them our appreciation by staying at home. Even when practicing social distance,…