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.
The post The Rules Are Changing: ICD’s Continued Evolution and t... [ Read More ]
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 know under the new guidelines if you are using Medical Decision Making to determine the level of service for an established patient that you MUST meet 2 out of 3 MDM requirements but what about New ... [ Read More ]
44620 vs 44625
Portion of the Operative Course: Incision made around the ileostomy site. The 2 ends removed. This was a loop ileostomy. Adhesions taken down. GIA-75 stapler was fired down the 2 ... [ Read More ]
I recently received a letter from Anthem BC/BS stating that they are deleting CPT code 99070 for surgical implants. We have a signed contract with them that states we have to bill this code for our su... [ Read More ]
Can someone help me clarify that I am not missing any codes for an in house administration of allergy injections?
I was going to use the diagnosis codes
I was going to use cpt cod... [ Read More ]
Medal meniscal Repair 
Debridement ACL Graft and Allograft bone grafting and debridement of femoral and tibial tunnels CPT ???
Am unsure of how to code for this debridem... [ Read More ]
Patient had a right knee ACL Repair 
Graft was taken from the Left Knee, for which I billed 20924, using a modifier 59 on the claim
This procedure was denied per CCI Edit, stating I cannot ... [ Read More ]
My organization is considering eliminating our provider based billing practices. Is there documentation showing if the reimbursement would increase on the professional side if this occurred? There i... [ Read More ]
Help. I have been told too many things on these codes. If my provider is not the admitting physician can he bill these codes for his consult for his initial visit? I have been told yes without the AI ... [ Read More ]