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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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 ]
Hello, I posted this question to the existing 2009 thread in this forum but somehow my question did not appear as a current topic for the discussion? do you know if I can pull out the old thread and m... [ Read More ]
Can I code this procedure when an ER doctor uses a #10 blade to pare down the skin, looking to see if there was a FB. none noted? He reports that Hyperpigmented skin was removed to reveal normal skin... [ Read More ]
We are having difficulty deciding what level a few procedures would be considered since they are not included in the new table for MDM and I feel like we are seeing more 99204's using the new requirem... [ Read More ]
I have a question on coding the 'Number and Complexity of Problems Addressed' More often than not patient comes in for a follow-up of their chronic conditions and in the assessment it states that pati... [ Read More ]
How is an in-house lab (Lab-Corp) set up in a Provider Based Physician Clinic. How is the billing done and CLIA, does lab-corp have to have their own CLIA number? Any help would be appreciated.... [ Read More ]
Does anybody know the way to get reimbursed for the mandatory observation after administration of Sprevata or Ketamine infusion for depression or PTSD? I have the website from the manufacturer b... [ Read More ]
Our office is starting to do Lead Levels in the office with a finger stick. We have never done lab visits like this before in-house. Do we also need to bill for 36416 for the collection of the blood?... [ Read More ]