Author "Bruce Pegg"

By Bruce Pegg
In Coding
Apr 1st, 2021
Know when to use remote physiologic monitoring codes and what to look out for when you do. Along with accelerating the adoption of telehealth and telemedicine, the COVID-19 pandemic has also seen increased implementation of remote physiologic monitor...
By Bruce Pegg
In Coding
Jan 1st, 2021
Boost your immunization coding skills...
By Bruce Pegg
In Billing
Nov 23rd, 2020
Does your provider’s nebulizer and inhalation drug documentation pass this OIG audit test? “Since 2010, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT) program has identified nebulizers and relat...
By Bruce Pegg
In CMS
Nov 1st, 2020
Understanding modifier ...
By Bruce Pegg
In Billing
Sep 14th, 2020
For a code that has no relative value units (RVUs) and commands $0.00 in Medicare nonfacility fees, 99000 Handling and/or conveyance of specimen for transfer from the office to a laboratory has received a disproportionate amount of attention of late. ...