February 16, 2009
Orange Regional Medical Center Coding Staff
Middletown, NY – Orange Regional Medical Center has been named as one of the Top 200 Coding Hospitals in the United States by the Ingenix Corporation, a nationally recognized leader in solutions for streamlining coding, regulatory and reimbursement processes. Correct coding assures Orange Regional’s patients of accuracy and completeness in the billing of medical conditions and treatment received at Orange Regional Medical Center.
This fifth annual, national study of inpatient coding performance reviews more than 50 indicators pointing to coding excellence. The result is four top 50 lists, ranking hospitals within their peer groups. Orange Regional is categorized in the Top Urban, Non-Teaching Coding Hospitals.
Hospitals in the Top 200 demonstrate a high level of accuracy of medical coding and billing practices that are used to bill Medicare for inpatient medical services. By excelling at the indicators of excellence, each of the hospitals show a clear understanding of how coding fits into revenue cycle management and should be considered models for the industry.
To learn more about Orange Regional Medical Center, call the Orange Regional Health Connection at 1-888-321-ORMC (6762) or visit www.ormc.org.