Contents February 2012
““How good is information on patient eligibility if you get it after the patient has left the office? —Gwen Lohse, pg. 27
in Simplification at Last?
CY 2012 OPPS Update
By Theresa Rihanek
CPT Code Updates for 2012
By Karen O’Hara
Identifying Issues in Facility and Provider
Mergers and Acquisitions
AHIMA members may earn continuing education
credits by successfully completing the following
quizzes in this issue.
“Metadata and Meaningful Use”
“CPT Code Updates for 2012”
Domain: Clinical Data Management