Day two of HEALTHCON 2021 began with attendees getting fired up for the day in the HCON Chat. One member wrote, “This is my first ever HEALTHCON conference, I am so excited for today!!!” There wer... [ Read More ]
Several changes have been recently made to the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting for fiscal year (FY) 2021. The guidelines changes affect code assignment for conditions and sympto... [ Read More ]
Uninsured patients don't have to be the downfall of your practice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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HI. I was wondering if anyone has information on how remote coders get paid. I reviewed the coding salary articles on the aapc website but I am thinking the averages are for coders on site? My company... [ Read More ]
Im having trouble deciphering between 0483T vs 33418 for the below note. I think my confusion is that the procedure states replacement so i lean towards 0438T instead of 33418 which states repair... [ Read More ]
Im having trouble deciphering between 0483T vs 33418 for the below note. I think my confusion is that in that the procedure states replacement so i lean towards 0438T instead of 33418 which state... [ Read More ]
I am perplexed how to code the kissing angioplasty procedure. I code for facility and I will be using C9600 code instead 92928. how can I capture this procedure? I would code;
92978-... [ Read More ]
I just got my Associate's coding degree in December and I became certified just this month in February. The vibe I'm getting is that it is all meaningless without actual coding experience.
Anything I... [ Read More ]
It seems easier to add the modifier 25/bill a visit together with a minor procedure now that there are no specific requirements for history and exam. For example, if a patient had fungal toenails deb... [ Read More ]
I work at a pediatric practice and just recently they have decided to change the charge amount for our CPT codes for Medicaid to the same amount we get reimbursed so we are not writing off much any mo... [ Read More ]
We are a Kansas based rheumatology clinic(two providers), looking to hire a remote billing/coding specialist. We use NextGen TSI/InstaMed. If you or someone you know are interested, please contact m... [ Read More ]