In Coding
Jan 1st, 2014
Be sure providers are aware of medical necessity criteria and DRG 470 reviews. In March 2013, Noridian Healthcare Solutions introduced an especially challenging service-specific probe review of diagnosis-related group (DRG) 470 (Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity, without major complication/comorbidity). At the same time, the Medicare administrative contractor for jurisdict...