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 ]
I am seriously puzzled by the new risk guidelines. As a coder, how do WE determine the risk level if it isn't specifically notated? Or, do we need to require all our providers to specifically list the... [ Read More ]
I am just needing to know if I can bill for prolonged services with an ER E&M for a Medicaid patient that also has an office visit on the same date of service? Thank You in advance for your time!... [ Read More ]
When billing to Medicare on a CMS 1500 claim form for the ASC, who's NPI should be in box 24J? So if Dr. X performs the surgery/procedure, but the claim is for the ASC, do you put Dr. X's NPI in 24J,... [ Read More ]
are any of you having issues with Wellness exam CPT 99385-99387 and 99396-99397 not getting reimbursement for Oscar Health insurance?
how is the correct CPT and ICD 10 codes to be used... [ Read More ]
I wanted to see if anyone has any insight on when to bill 87428 for the Covid test plus Influenza A and B, versus 87426 and 87804 (x2). Does there need to be multiple swabs or documented a certain way... [ Read More ]
I am needing some verification on whether certain conditions can count towards the MDM or not. If a patient is coming in for an acute illness and the provider lists other chronic conditions under &quo... [ Read More ]
I am fairly new to Podiatry and not sure how to code this one:
Procedure: Arthroplasty of 2nd metatarsophalangeal joint, left foot with Weil osteotomy and screw fixation
I was able to find CPT 28308... [ 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 ]
Can anyone advise me on whether or not we can bill CPT codes 97802/97803 and 96110 with wellness visit E/M codes? Or would that be considered unbundling components of the well visit? What about the vi... [ Read More ]
I noticed a patient for Injectafer infusion service, which is carried out in our clinic setting (POS 11), was ordered by the NP. I have never billed our infusion services under any NP as therapy plan... [ Read More ]