Effects of the prospective payment system on medical record coding

Academic Article


  • This article reports upon a study carried out in Alabama to verify if coding functions had actually changed due to PPS as commonly perceived. The study also sought to identify the specific changes in coding procedures and in personnel requirements in that state.
  • Authors

    Author List

  • Wendler MW; Slovensky DJ
  • Start Page

  • 13
  • End Page

  • 16
  • Volume

  • 58
  • Issue

  • 7