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 ]
My foot specialist utilizes the Iliac Crest Bone Marrow Aspiration and Graft in his Subtalar Fusion procedures on a regular basis.
I know the coding changed a few years back and now to report that pr... [ Read More ]
I am really struggling with obtaining my CPMA CEU's and would love to know if anyone else has any good resources for this certification. I am willing to pay for them, but I need some leads please if ... [ Read More ]
At the small clinic I work for, the nurses (2) and provider (1) wear one mask all day during clinic. I've heard that this would mean that we can only charge 99072 for one patient that was seen that da... [ Read More ]
Can you tell me the correct code for Sigmoid sinus resurfacing; Mastoidectomy? I found 61591 and for primary closure 1573_ codes.
We need to call insurance for authorization before surgery can be d... [ Read More ]
I recently purchased the CRC prep course. This is my first time taking a distance learning course for a certification. My CPC and CPMA were both in person training courses. For those who have taken th... [ Read More ]
If a providers wants to use time for leveling his office visit because he was counseling patient majority of his visit. Does that counseling still have to meet the threshold of counseling and/or coord... [ Read More ]
Can anyone tell me the difference between cpt 97028 and 96900? Could you tell me what needs to be supported in the documentation to use 96900? Our dermatologist wants to use 96900.
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When coding an EMG, would you pick up the "abnormal study" R94.131 in addition to the dx for example abnormal study: study shows carpal tunnel bilateral.
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