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 ]
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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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Can anyone guide me as to roughly what cpt code this should be? Looking in the "Direct repair of aneurysm, pseudoaneurysm, or excision (partial or total) and graft insertion, wit... [ Read More ]
pt is in global.
LT groin exploration with sharp excisional debridement of non-viable skin and subcutaneous tissue.
would the debridement be included in the exploration cpt code 35860?
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I had a question on how you would code for a TAVR used for Aortic Regurgitation and mixed Aortic Regurgitation Aortic Stenosis? What are the appropriate DRGs, Physician codes, and ICD-10 codes for cod... [ Read More ]
I have been running around in circles trying to get a few questions answered by an E/M coding expert...I have contacted my local chapter many times, old professors, etc and have gotten nowhere... kind... [ Read More ]
I paid for CPC, CPC-P and CPMA classes, good through 2/28/17, and can no longer sign into AAPC blackboard. Has the website changed addresses does anybody know?
Leah Johnson RN... [ Read More ]
Can 99199 - Unlisted special service, procedure or report be billed alone or it serves as an adjunct code to the basic services rendered such as an office visit 99213 ?
Also, is 99199 should be $0 ch... [ Read More ]
I have a provider that feels DES and KCS are 2 different chronic conditions. Everything that I read states they are the same. Can someone please clarify this and if you have documentation that support... [ Read More ]