Why are Internal Chart Audits Important?

Many people are intimidated by the word “audit” and run in the other direction. Why should every practice do chart audits? It is important to inspect and verify your charts and billing practices before an insurance company calls for medical records. Doing regular chart audits sets you up for a sense of calm when the auditors do come knocking. Audits help you learn more about billing, the hierarchy of treatment, and what to expect from an insurance company before you send the claim.

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