• Mastering the Documentation Game;  Published November/December 1999 Issue of Today’s Chiropractic
• Documentation: Reasonableness; The First Step to Justifying Medical Necessity: Published September / October 2001 Issue of Today’s   Chiropractic
• Proper Use of the “-59” modifier for Billing of Separate Therapy Procedures in the CMT Comprehensive Code Pairing; Published in the   AAPC “Coding Edge,” December 2002
• Time Based Coding: Proper Reporting of Time-Based Physical Medicine Procedures; Published Issue 12, 2003 Chiropractic Economics
• Joint Dysfunction: An Analysis of the Significance of Joint Dysfunction and Its Impact to the Reporting of Manipulation in Rehabilitative   Encounters. Published in the ACA Journal September 2003, Vol. 40, No. 9. (clinical content reviewed by co-author Kim D. Christensen DC,   CSCS, DACRB)
• Contributing Author, Health Care Compliance Association, Monitoring and Auditing Manual, Evaluation and Management Scoring Tutorial   and Audit Worksheet
• A Structured Approach to Developing an Effective Internal Audit Program; Published in the Health Care Compliance Letter, 8/2007
• Time Based Evaluation and Management Service Reporting; Published Jan/Feb 2008 edition of CMA Today
• Up-coding or Under-documentation?  Common Documentation Mistakes Related to E/M Services
• Electrodiagnostic Services; Review of Documentation, Billing and Bundling Rules; Published in BC Advantage October, 2007
• Common E/M Documentation Errors
• Proper Use of Modifiers by Physical Medicine Providers
• Beyond the Code:  Understanding Coder Liability under the False Claims Act; Published in AAPC Coding Edge 2/2008
• Reporting Subsequent E/M Services in the Global Period; Published in AAPC Coding Edge – April 2008
• Not Documented – Not Done; Medicare Myth or Rule?; Published in Journal of Medical Practice Management
• When the OIG Comes Knocking – Do’s and Don’ts; Connecticut Medical Society Journal
• Implementing Self Referral Restrictions in Commercial Carrier Contracts; Published in Self-Insurer Magazine
• HIPAA Preemption of State Law Causes of Action for Disclosure of Health Information; Submitted for Law Review Publication
• False Claims Act/Civil Money Penalties Liability Associated with Patterns of Medically Unnecessary Care; Submitted for Law Review   Publication
• Global Period: Reporting Subsequent Inpatient E/M Services Following Surgery; Published in AAPC Coding Edge, 4/2008
• Medicare Mark-Up Prohibition on Diagnostic Tests; Navigating Compliance and Coding Implications; Published in the Healthcare   Compliance Letter.  Co-Authored with Charles I. Artz, Esq.
• Coding Implications of Purchased Diagnostic Test Rules; AAPC Coding Edge
• Next Round of Stark Rules; HIPPS final rule has many changes in store; start planning now; Imaging Economics, Aug. 2008
• FCA Ruling Reiterates Importance of Compliance; AAPC Edge Blast, 11/2008
• Top Ten FCA Risk Areas for Physician Practices; Journal of Medical Practice Management Dec 2008
• Coding Rules – Medicare’s way is not always the right way.  AAPC Coding Edge
• 100% Accurate Coding – Reducing Payment Errors and Minimizing Post Payment Liability.  A Guide for Physicians, Coders and Auditors.  AAPC Q3 Workshop Presentation Manual
• HITECH Update: HHS Issues Rule Governing Security Breach Notification.  AAPC Coding Edge, Nov. 2009
• Legal Edge:  Group Practice Liability Under the FCA – AAPC Coding Edge, January 2010
• Legal Edge: Can a Claim be Coded Only from Its Dictation?  - AAPC Coding Edge, February 2010
• HIPAA – The Fundamental Coding Rule. -  AAPC Coding Edge, March 2010
Defensible Coding-  Glaucoma Today
• Best Practices for Responding to Investigations. – Revenue Cycle Strategist
Pinpoint Common Chiropractic Modality Coding Errors – AAPC Coding Edge
Pinpoint Common Chiropractic Procedure Coding Errors – AAPC Coding Edge
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