Gail Barackman, CPC, CPMA, CEMC has over 18 years of experience in the medical coding and billing industry. Expertise in coding and auditing includes Cardiothoracic Surgery, General Surgery, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Anesthesia, Pain Management and Evaluation and Management specialties. Gail has 10 years of experience in Practice Management and Revenue Cycle Management for Anesthesia, Pain Management, and Cardiothoracic practices. Additionally, Gail worked for 8 years as an independent contractor serving as a Quality Assurance Manager for a third party Evaluation and Management auditing company. For the past three years, Gail has enjoyed her position as a Coding Analyst, serving clients with 3M coding products.
Value-based purchasing and population health management are supposed to change aspects of the relationship between insurers (health plans) and providers (accountable care organizations, health systems, etc). New contracts are supposed […]