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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Please please please help!
Xray results interpreted 1 day after being ordered at office visit. Because it takes at least one day to put films in system for our provider to personally interpret.
Can ... [ Read More ]
What criteria has to be met to be able to charge for a closed treatment of a fracture without manipulation? What constitutes treatment? Does the provider always have to stabilize the bone using a me... [ Read More ]
MD does I&D of preauricular infected inclusion cyst. He debrides abscess and excises fistula tract.
I&D and debridement of abscess
There is a right preauricular fistula with abscess which is... [ Read More ]
Patient is regularly seen for migraines by one provider and receives Botox injections for migraines by separate provider, same office same specialty. It appears a follow up appointment had been sched... [ Read More ]
For Risk Adjustment Coding, this was the information given in the Assessment. Please assume it's a complete record, there is no way we can query the provider and no other info provided in other sectio... [ Read More ]
Many times after the decision for ophthalmic muscle surgery is made, the MD will bring the patient back to do measurements and assure stability to proceed with the surgery. MD is adamant the visit be ... [ Read More ]
New to Vision - if anyone has any information on billing and modifiers for Oklahoma Medicaid/SoonerCare when billing CPT codes V2100-V2499, receiving rejections for modifiers LT/RT are invalid or shou... [ Read More ]
We just moved to Athena and a concern has been sorting the CPT codes that have been entered by the providers by the rvu's if they are not in order, from highest to lowest. Is this A... [ Read More ]