Recover your denials
What We Do
Hospitals often experience a high number of claims that are held up by the bill scrubber due to National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) edits, other modifier needs, medical necessity code requirements, duplicate charges, missing procedures, missing dates/times, medically unlikely edits, etc. that are difficult and expensive to identify, and often result in denied charges.
ARMCO enables our clients to successfully address these issues, resulting in millions of dollars for the facility that was once written off. ARMCO researches the bill and associated medical record documentation, corrects the bill, resolves the error identified by the scrubber and reclaims lost revenue.
More Efficient Data Base
ARMCO currently supports the implementation of Epic at several large university settings by creating a historical data base for the client. ARMCO nurses review previous electronic records or scanned images of medical records and complete the documentation of the patient’s history in your EHR, including current lab values, ongoing medications, as well as the patient history.
This enables you to begin using the system immediately upon the patient's re-visit following system implementation without having to rely on the previous systems used, either paper or another electronic record.
Quality & Precise Coding
ARMCO’s full range of proven medical coding services ensures rapid turnaround, reduced backlogs, improved cash flow, streamlined coding operations, and reduction of non-compliance risk.
ARMCO can perform the following coding/billing functions for:
ARMCO Partners employs only the most qualified remote coders.
What We're Made Of
ARMCO coders are full-time employees with a four-year bachelor’s degree in nursing along with multiple certifications, including AHIMA CCS, CCS-P credential, or AAPC’s CPC and/or CPC-H credential. As nursing school graduates, the coders are well-versed in anatomy and physiology, pharmacology and disease process. Their extensive education well positions them for developing and demonstrating ICD-10 expertise.
Our Reliable Staff
How We Can Help You
• Efficiently aid you in managing your changing workload volumes
• Deliver highly accurate coding assignments in a timely manner
• Improve revenue cycle management processes to minimize potential billing/compliance issues
• Reduce DNFB, lost reimbursement, backlogs, and non-compliance risk
Our Senior Management Team
Jeff A. McQuillan
Jeff is a seasoned executive with more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry. He was a co-founder of eWebHealth which was the first company to offer remote coding technology and was subsequently purchased by ChartOne. In his most
recent position as Senior Vice President at EGS, Mr. McQuillan had responsibility for developing advanced solutions and services for healthcare clients. Mr. McQuillan holds a degree in Marketing and Finance from the University of South Carolina
RHIA - COO
Jennifer has over 20 years experience in health records. During her career she was the co-developer of two remote coding applications. She has held HIM leadership positions at the corporate level for over ten years with a five-hospital system in Virginia. She has
held positions for HIM product evaluations and acted as project management for several electronic health record implementations. As an independent consultant she has been actively involved in product advisory and user group leadership positions for several of the largest hospital clinical system companies in the world.
Dr. Ed Ojeda
Vice President CCS, CCS-P and CPC-H
Dr Ojeda was most recently the Director of Coding Services in EGS’s HIM Division. Dr. Ojeda is also an AHIMA Certified ICD-9- CMS, ICD-10- CMS/PCS trainer. He had served for over 20 years as the Network Coding Manager for a four hospital system based in the North East United States and has been a member of a prominent faculty for over
eight years teaching Healthcare Administration for In-patient and Out-patient coding.
Board of directors
Blue Vista Ventures
President & CEO
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