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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When a provider is asked to review records twice on the same patient within 7 days, is there any way to charge for the second service? For example:
*On day one the consultant discusses the case with... [ Read More ]
If a patient was coming in for repeat TAVR, would you use Dx I35.0 or T82.857A for (Severe symptomatic aortic stenosis, prosthetic valve)?
76-year-old gentleman who underwent previous coronary
bypas... [ Read More ]
How do you bill Medicaid for a 16 year annual checkup one year after delivery of baby.
Do you use preventive cod8ing Z01.419 and CPT code 99384 or an different ICD-10 code and E/M.
Any help or guidanc... [ Read More ]
Recently, I received notification from Horizon NJ Health stating that they do not recognize CPT code 96110 for developmental surveillance for ages newborn until 21 years old (except 9 months, 18 month... [ Read More ]
Anyone else feel like the AMA just made everything so much more complicated? Why couldn’t they have removed history and exam and left the MDM section alone? Lab and radiology billing is different pe... [ Read More ]
I am really confused on what cath codes to use for this case. Any advice would be greatly appreciated!
Procedure performed: Right and left carotid as well as subclavian artery angiography, left subcl... [ Read More ]
Wondering if anyone has information regarding a broader definition of minor v. major surgery (other than the global period identifier). Specifically, as it pertains to the 2021 E/M guide... [ Read More ]
I have billed out 33235 78, 33216 78, and 92960 59. I have received a denial for 92960 stating it is inclusive. I have been doing some research to figure this out. Is 92960 inclus... [ Read More ]
Just want to make sure I understand when a provider gets credit for test.
If a provider orders an x-ray and reads the results that same day, I understand he only gets credit for the ordering.
But if... [ Read More ]