Question: What is lobar pneumonia? Is right lower lobe (RLL) pneumonia coded as lobular pneumonia? Pneumonia is a common infection that affects the air sacs in one or both lungs. Unfortunately, when the air sacs fill with pus and other liquid, the infection can become quite serious and even fatal. The
About Debbie JonesDebbie Jones, CPC, CCA, is an administrative specialist for CCO.
Medical coding is much more than just a clerical job. It requires someone who can demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology. Becoming an excellent coder requires someone who is eager to continually learn and keep up with medical advancements. It also takes certain traits to be a
What is Telehealth? Telehealth is the use of technology for the delivery of health care, health information, or health education at a distance. Although there are several applications used for telehealth, the most popular applications are teleradiology, continuing professional education, and home monitoring. Teleradiology is used to send test results to