In Coding
May 1st, 2014
Use external cause codes to report in enhanced detail and possibly streamline claims submission and payment adjudication. By Evan M. Gwilliam, DC, MBA, CPC, CCPC, CPC-I, CCCPC, CPMA, NCICS, MCS-P At some point in the near future, all claims for healthcare services in the United States will have to use ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes. ICD-9-CM has been ...
Apr 1st, 2013
By Evan M. Gwilliam, DC, CPC, CCPC, NCICS, CCCPC Right now, it’s hard to say which ICD-10 codes third-party payers will select as medically necessary, but we can make an educated guess based on information from a few sources. For doctors of chiropractic (DCs), the natural place to start is with the relatively short list ...