Due to our ICD-10 boot camp June 14 and 15, 2014 we will not be having a local chapter meeting.
For those of you who have not been to a chapter meeting lately we are having a ICD-10 boot camp. ... [ Read More ]
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My name is Kami Harris and I am interested in one of the coding positions that may be available. Please forward my information to a recruiter.
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A quarterly update to the Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule CLFS issued by the Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS on Aug. 11 includes 23 new CPT codes for proprietary laboratory analyses PLA... [ Read More ]
What to do when the pathology doesnt correlate to the service provided. The rules for cutaneous skin excision coding are straightforward When the pathology for a lesion is benign code for excision of ... [ Read More ]
Take 5 to read up on recent coding and billing news. There are plenty of coding updates in November including those made to certain Medicare policies. Payment thresholds for physical occupational and ... [ Read More ]
Part 2 Consider skin lesion type location and excised diameter. Consideration of several factors such as the type of removal lesion size and location pathologic results intent etc. are key to accurate... [ Read More ]
To accurately code for skin lesion excision you need to extract from the documentation the answers to three very important questions Was the lesion benign or malignant Where was the lesion located ana... [ Read More ]