Former MedPAC commissioner cites agencies high profit margins. Home health agencies HHAs have been making a lot of noise to push back on the proposed rate cuts for 2024 and a Senate hearing has added ... [ Read More ]
Code descriptor revisions are about time. After the extensive changes CPT made to the evaluation and management EM codes and guidelines over the last few years youll be relieved to know that the EM ch... [ Read More ]
DOCUCON provides answers and solutions for CDI specialists and those considering a CDI career. AAPC concluded its clinical documentation improvement CDI conference DOCUCON today. Healthcare business p... [ Read More ]
Floridabased company admits to improper billing for oxygen equipment. Lincare Holdings Inc. a Floridabased wholly owned subsidiary of German multinational chemical corporation Linde plc has agreed to ... [ Read More ]
New codes may help providers get paid for emerging services and supplies. The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS has posted the HCPCS Level II code set update for fourth quarter 2023 on its... [ Read More ]
Physician tried to creat a tracheostomy however the tube would not stay in place so they inserted a bronchoscopy in to the trachea followed by the tracheostomy tube and was succesfully inserted. Need ... [ Read More ]
[QUOTE="daniel, post: 131759, member: 4495"]I'm getting conflicting views on this service.
I'm reading that this cannot be coded with CPT 31600 because it's not a tra... [ Read More ]
I'm getting conflicting views on this service.
I'm reading that this cannot be coded with CPT 31600 because it's not a traditional Tracheostomy, and to use CPT 31600 ... [ Read More ]