If diabetes with CKD and hypertension is documented, should we code E11.22, N18 series, and I10 or E11.22, N18 series, and I12 series (I12.9/I12.0)
Should we take linkage of CKD with diabetes and CKD... [ Read More ]
So MD does cautery for epistaxis, which we are billing with cpt 30901.
MD also prescribes mupirocin for same problem-epistaxis.
Can epistaxis count as dx for Rx management? assuming I'm billing 3... [ Read More ]
I got an email from one of my providers that has me a little stumped. I've been combing the internet but can't seem to get the information I need. Any guidance would be so helpful. I think the... [ Read More ]
I was trying to do a little more research on CPT 36000. I was recently audited and we found out some valuable information, on this code. I just was trying to figure out if need to ... [ Read More ]
Dr stented a patient in the ostium of the RCA. The occlusion is between the aorta and beginning of the RCA I believe. I am not sure if I should use a 92928-RC or if there is another code for this type... [ Read More ]
Sometimes we have children that come in and get too upset to complete the entire exam. They are then rescheduled to come back and complete the portions of the well visit that were not completed the f... [ Read More ]
I have been seeing a lot of denials lately from Humana and BCBS stating "missing/incomplete/invalid other diagnosis". The codes that we are using are I83.813 Varicose veins of bilateral lowe... [ Read More ]
I have a provider who did an EGD and Colonoscopy on at 26 year old with commercial insurance. No findings. Her indications state the JPS with a dx code of K63.5. That would do for the colonoscopy ... [ Read More ]
Medicare patient- If a doctor fits/inserts a pessary the code should be 57160 + pessary code. Doctor also inserted Estring vaginal ring on same visit (medical necessity per pt condition).
My questio... [ Read More ]
Needing some clarification, do you need to append modifier 52 to an EGD where the duodenum has been surgically removed and the scope goes through the partial stomach through the anastomosis to the sma... [ Read More ]