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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I work for a Dermatopathogist and the doctor is asking below question, does anyone know?
For consult cases where multiple specimens are sent, it is preferable from a patient care standpoint to be abl... [ Read More ]
I am a new claim submitter (CPC-A) for a solo psychotherapist in CA and totally new to submitting Medicare claims online (have finished EDISS registration). Which software would you recommend, ABILITY... [ Read More ]
I passed the CPC exam in the spring of 2020, and the only job I have been able to find is collections. There's not really in room for advancement at this time where I currently work, so I'm job huntin... [ Read More ]
I have a question about a situation I have been running into at my current employer that I do not agree with. I have been seeing patients who have primary and secondary insurance. We are contracted wi... [ Read More ]
Is a provider allowed to calculate a 92 ophthalmic code, using a refraction for diagnostic purposes and no rx is given? RTC is PRN. Seeing this with providers lately and it is the only piece I have t... [ Read More ]
We have recently received a Medicare denial for a claim billed out for Kyphoplasty.
22513 x 1
22514 x 1
CCI edit states the family of codes (22513-22515) should only list "One" as the prim... [ Read More ]
I am about 6 months into Pain management coding and I have a question. I have a physician that did a vertiflex removal but I can't find an appropriate procedure code for the removal. Any s... [ Read More ]
I am about 6 months into coding for a Pain management clinic and I ran into a problem. One of my physicians performed a intrathecal pump revision and I don't know how to code for that. He ... [ Read More ]