PatientKeeper Introduces Industry-First Self-Service Tool for Charge Capture Software Users to Manage Code Edits
Medical billers and coders now can quickly tailor code edits to the specific needs of their department or organization to ensure coding compliance, support quality initiatives
WALTHAM, Mass. – June 30, 2014 – PatientKeeper® Inc., a leading provider of healthcare applications for physicians, today launched a new tool that enables medical billers and coders who use PatientKeeper Charge Capture™ software to manage code edits for their department or organization from their own workstations. The code edit management rules engine – the first of its kind in the healthcare IT industry – enables users to create custom code edits and turn existing code edits on and off, easily with just a few clicks, to facilitate coding compliance, ensure complete and accurate charges entering the revenue cycle, and support organizational quality initiatives.
The introduction of a user-facing code edit management tool is part of PatientKeeper’s initiative to put more power in the hands of its users, so they can quickly respond to changes in a highly dynamic healthcare environment, and maximize the value of their charge capture system by personalizing it to the specific needs of their practice or hospital. Other elements within PatientKeeper Charge Capture that are easily tailored by users include the newly redesigned patient list, all code lists, the physician charge screen, and custom workflows to support specialized billing.
PatientKeeper®, Inc. is a leading provider of healthcare applications for physicians. PatientKeeper provides highly intuitive software that streamlines physicians' workflow to improve productivity and patient care. Currently the company is developing an innovation platform to advance the use of computers by physicians and care teams by making them indispensable tools for 21st century clinical care. PatientKeeper’s CPOE, physician documentation, electronic charge capture and other applications run on desktop and laptop computers and popular handheld devices and tablets. PatientKeeper’s software integrates with many existing healthcare information systems to effectively support healthcare providers in adopting technology, meeting MACRA requirements, and transitioning to value-based care. PatientKeeper has more than 60,000 active physician users today. For more information about PatientKeeper, visit www.patientkeeper.com or call (781) 373-6100.