May 1st, 2012
Weed through the guidance to properly append this commonly confused modifier. By G.J. Verhovshek, MA, CPC, and Rita Von Holtum, CPC-H Nearly 18 months since its introduction at the American Medical Association’s (AMA’s) 2010 CPT® Symposium, modifier 33 Preventive service continues to cause confusion. Here, we review eight quick tips that teach you when and ...
In CMS
Jul 1st, 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) posted the final version of new, revised, and invalid ICD-9-CM diagnosis codes for 2012 on its website June 17. The updated code set will be effective for dates of service on or after Oct. 1. Review the summary tables on the CMS website, or go to the ...