Steve Holland, Senior Associate with Stark Lane, Inc., is recruiting for several positions for a 600 bed hospital with a vast physician enterprise. It is one of the nation?s leading Academic Teaching... [ Read More ]
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This Healthcare Conglomerate is not only one of the largest providers of Surgical Care in the Country, but one of the largest and oldest in the Practice Management s... [ Read More ]
One of our clients is a large medical group based in Southern Florida. They have retained our firm to help identify their new Provider Documentation Educator to join their team. I am hoping the role m... [ Read More ]
[b]Counting sq cm[/b]
You are not counting time, you are adding up square centimeters.
I'll take just the first two codes to explain the principle.
15420 Xenograft ... face, scalp, neck, hands, feet... [ Read More ]
In the Medcial Coding Training Volumne ! on page 7.24 chapter 7 says outpt hospital, the cost of the service must exceed 1.75 times the APC payment rate plus the $1575.00 fixed dollar threshold, but ... [ Read More ]
Consider this otolaryngology case study to decide when to append modifier 25. The Cigna Group recently postponed a requirement for documentation to be submitted with all claims that include a 25 modif... [ Read More ]
CPT guidelines offer clues for what payers and auditors are looking for in op notes. When reading notes or auditing documentation associated with the performance of diagnostic endoscopies performed by... [ Read More ]
Obstructive sleep apnea causes those who suffer from it to sleep poorly and always feel tired. Obstructive sleep apnea is also indicative for heart problems and complications. It is not a good idea to... [ Read More ]
When you have distinct separate procedures know which modifiers will get the claim paid in full. Modifier 59 Distinct procedural service acts as a universal unbundling modifier for procedures that are... [ Read More ]
CPT 2017 captures the most up to date clinical services for ear nose and throat specialists. CPT 2017 brings several code changes for otorhinolaryngology a specialty that has seen few if any code chan... [ Read More ]