In Coding
Nov 22nd, 2019
An estimated 224,390 people in the United States will be diagnosed with lung cancer in 2019. That’s 615 people each day, 26 people each hour, and one person every 2½ minutes. Lung Cancer Awareness Month — observed every November — is intended to educate the public about the potential causes and risk factors of the ...
Feb 1st, 2009
By G. John Verhovshek, MA, CPC HCPCS Level II codes have seen many hundreds of changes for 2009, but you’ll find that the most substantial revisions affect durable medical and drug equipment supply codes. New DME Codes Among the most interesting additions to durable medical equipment (DME) codes are E0656 Segmental pneumatic appliance for use ...