Ophthalmology Coding Alert

Reader Question:
Vet Your Employees – Avoid This Ophthalmologist’s Fate

Question: We are creating a new compliance policy, in which we’d like to include background checks for our employees. Is this common? Supercoder Subscriber Answer: It’s getting increasingly common for medical practices to perform background checks on new employees, particularly since they handle such important sensitive information such as private medical data, payment information and insurance identification numbers. A recent [...]