Meet Your Expert
Kim is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians. Kim completed three years of pre-medical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine.
She completed a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Management and went on to obtain certification through the American Academy of Professional Coders and the American Health Information Management Association.
Recognizing the important position of compliance in today’s world, she has also obtained certification as a Certified Healthcare Compliance Consultant and a Certified Healthcare Audit Professional. Kim is also an AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM trainer and has recently earned a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law.
For over twenty-five years, Kim has worked with providers in virtually all specialties, from General Surgery to Obstetrics/Gynecology to Oncology to Internal Medicine and beyond. She has spoken at the national conference for numerous organizations.
Training Sessions by Kim Huey
The 2022 ICD-10-CM diagnosis code changes go into effect October 1, 2021. You are required to master 210 code additions, changes and deletions before they go live. If you don’t correctly incorporate each of the new, modified and deleted ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes for 2022, get ready for denied claims, delayed payments and one huge headache. The modifications to codes due […]Learn More
You can better service your chronically ill patients more easily and get paid more of what you deserve for the added time and services you provide. The answer is knowing when to utilize Chronic Care Management - CCM, Remote Patient Monitoring – RPM CPT codes or both. Determining whether to bill for CCM, RPM CPT codes or both depends on […]Learn More
Medicare and private payer auditors are targeting Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) claim errors because of the confusion surrounding this year’s rule changes and clarifications, and the increased pandemic-driven volume (and the increased reimbursement rate). Remote patient monitoring Their goal is to take back some of the reimbursement you’ve already received. Remember: Many auditors are paid based on the recoupments they […]Learn More
Medicare has made it easier for you to get paid for treating your sickest chronically ill patients. In some cases, they have even increased the amount you can be paid for the added time and effort required to care for them. The Catch: Medicare chronic care management billing (including transitional care management) is complicated —especially the tricky bundling and diagnoses […]Learn More