Write a 750- to 1,050-word essay evaluating billing and coding compliance strategies. Provide an overview of the compliance process, and offer your judgment either supporting or criticizing a particular method. Make suggestions for improvement at the end of your evaluation.
Address the following questions in your essay: What is the importance of correctly linking procedures and diagnoses? What are the implications of incorrect medical coding? How are medical coding, physician, and payer fees related to the compliance process? Provide at least one reliable reference from the University Library or the Internet.
Format your essay consistent with APA guidelines.
Submit your assignment.