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By Tammy Vannatter-Berger
In Coding
Apr 1st, 2022
Look to modifiers 54 and 55 when providers split global package services. Modifiers 54 Surgical care only and 55 Postoperative management only can help alleviate a common billing dilemma. If you have worked in an orthopedist’s office or coded for emer...
By Tammy Vannatter-Berger
In Billing
Aug 2nd, 2021
Comments Off on Uphold Your ED E/M Levels With a Plan
Make sure your facility’s ED billing guidelines meet criteria outlined in CMS’ OPPS. Those of you who work in the emergency department (ED) know that there is a lot of discussion on CPT® codes 99281-99285 and how to determine the level of an evaluatio...