TruCode Encoder Essentials

TruCode Encoder Essentials represents all the core functionality of TruCode Encoder, but delivered as services and components via the cloud. Eliminate cumbersome and costly encoder interfaces and achieve true integration with TruCode Encoder Essentials.

The user interface components can be individually embedded into any application that displays HTML content. Integrate one TruCode feature or integrate them all. Your ability to “encoder-enable” your EHR, EMR, CDI and HIS applications are endless.

TruCode Encoder Essentials takes enterprise-wide coding workflow to a whole new level. Users across the organization have instant access to the right codes, the right DRG and the right coding guidelines.

The result? More efficient billing and payment throughout your system and across your customers’ entire healthcare organization.

Other benefits include the following:

  • Eliminate costly and cumbersome encoder interfaces.
  • Embed encoder intelligence directly within existing applications—all users, all systems, all settings.
  • Give coding professionals rapid access to sophisticated code searches, comprehensive references and edit/reimbursement validation tools.

You believe better encoder technology helps your application, your coders and your customers’ revenue cycle personnel succeed. So do we. TruCode Encoder Essentials achieves this goal through a set of web services and controls that provide all of the coding capabilities you need:

  • Display code books and search by terms or code:
    • ICD-10-CM Diagnosis & External Cause
    • ICD-10-PCS Procedure
    • ICD-9-CM Diagnosis, E Code & Procedure
    • CPT& HCPCS
  • Calculate grouping and pricing of claims (DRG, APC, ASC, EAPG)
  • Perform comprehensive editing for inpatient and outpatient claims (MCE, OCE, NCCI, Medical Necessity, and proprietary TruCode edits)
  • Examine alternative DRGs for claims through Principal Diagnosis or DRG Analysis
  • Map ICD-9 codes to ICD-10, and vice versa
  • Display coding-related references and search by terms or codes:
    • Optum Coders’ Desk Reference
    • AHA Coding Clinic® (ICD-9-CM, HCPCS and ICD-10-CM/PCS)
    • Official Guidelines (ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS)
    • AMA CPT® Assistant
    • Truven Health Micromedex® Drug Data
    • MedLearn Interventional Radiology Coder
    • Dorland’s Medical Dictionary

Contact us to learn more about TruCode Encoder Essentials.