Jun 1st, 2013
Facility Coding relies on the details of these much-needed emergent care services. By Lori-Lynne A. Webb, CPC, COBGC, CCS-P, CCP, CHDA Coding for an obstetrics/gynecology (OB/GYN) hospitalist requires an understanding of the OB/GYN specialty, as well as of place of service (POS) codes, time-based codes, evaluation and management (E/M), ancillary services, and OB/GYN procedures. Get ...
In Billing
Oct 1st, 2010
Physicians and non-physician practitioners (NPPs) submitting claims for services provided to Medicare beneficiaries should be aware that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued, Sept. 17, changes to payment files in the 2010 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSDB). Medicare contractors will process Part B claims using these updated payment files, but are not ...