Uninsured patients don't have to be the downfall of your practice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Insight into the history of ICD and how it has changed over time is key to developing a plan for moving forward and embracing ICD-11.
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Understand what the physician is documenting to improve coding accuracy. Since the beginning of grade school, we are encouraged to expand our vocabulary, read literature, and improve our grammar. We q... [ Read More ]
I have a question that our group has been going back and forth over for screening colonoscopies. We receive colonoscopy cases from Hospitals that bill out the technical portion of the charge an... [ Read More ]
PAD-severe right lower extremity intermittent claudication
Severe diffuse right common iliac and right external iliac artery stenosis
Patent bilate... [ Read More ]
So I've only been coding for 5 months and I'm still a little confused on a few things so here's my first question. If a patient comes in w/ commercial insurance and is referred by another specialty do... [ Read More ]
I recently started billing and coding for a Therapist/Counselor for substance abuse. I am billing all insurance as out of network. My claims are continuously getting denied. How should I be billing ou... [ Read More ]
I'm in Michigan and when we do a Medicare Annual Wellness Exam, we always bill G0444-59 for reporting purposes when eligible. For some reason Medicare has denied it with CO-236 This procedure or proce... [ Read More ]
I have a patient who underwent a cysto/turbt earlier in the day. Later in the day doctor went back and did exploratory laparotomy, cystorrhaphy, and evacuation of 2.3 liters if saline with evaluation ... [ Read More ]
One of my hand surgeons performed the below surgery. He is using CPT codes 26480 and 26437.
1. I am unsure if these are the correct codes.
2. If they are the correct codes, would it be a... [ Read More ]
Needed some help in coding this? Would I code 27310? What about the repair would that be inclusive since it is due to the excision? Thank you .
Procedure Performed: Excisional Biopsy le... [ Read More ]