In Coding
Mar 14th, 2016
Often a patient will visit the provider with symptoms such as a cough or chest pain. When the patient arrives with symptoms and the provider documents a definitive diagnosis, only the definitive diagnosis should be coded. If a symptom is not part of the normal process of the disease, it can be coded in addition to ...
Jun 1st, 2012
It’s a worthwhile venture, but document and code claims carefully to get paid. By Marty Kotlar, DC, CHCC, CBCS Adding therapeutic procedures and modalities can be a great adjunct to a chiropractic practice. Many doctors of chiropractic medicine incorporate therapeutic procedures and modalities, and most insurance carriers (except Medicare) will reimburse chiropractors for them. Supervised ...