experts here at Optum spend a lot of time ensuring that the content we deliver
is correct and current. These experts spend countless hours
researching and updating the most accurate coding information, and Optum
delivers these updates to you twice a month. This not only includes
content from the AMA, CMS, and NCHS, but our experts also create Optum coding
information that can significantly improve your coding accuracy.
Meet one of our experts...
Ms. Leibold has more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare
profession. She has served in a variety of roles, ranging from patient
registration to billing and collections and has an extensive background in both
physician and hospital outpatient coding and compliance. She has worked for
large healthcare systems and health information management service companies
and has wide-ranging experience in facility and
professional component coding, along with CPT expertise in interventional
procedures, infusion services, emergency department, observation, and
ambulatory surgery coding. Her areas of expertise
include chart-to-claim coding audits and providing staff education to both
tenured and new coding staff. She is an active member of the American Health
Information Management Association (AHIMA), Middle Tennessee Health
Information Management Association (MTHIMA), and West Tennessee Health
Information Management Association (WTHIMA).