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.
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If there is a statement of 'venous stasis ulcer' how would this be coded. I've always gone with, Ulcer, stasis, 'see' varix, leg, with, ulcer. However I've been guided that since the note does not spe... [ Read More ]
We received a denial from Anthem regarding a well child visit. Stating that the procedure code was not listed on their fee schedule? Of course they did not let us know which procedure code it was and ... [ Read More ]
A couple of hours ago I read a question on getting a PSA test paid for a mtf patient by Medicare, and now, no matter what I search I cannot find it. So if you're still looking for an answer, here it ... [ Read More ]
The company is looking to hire Remote coders. The coding is different than your normal coding. It is called MedDRA coding. The company is hiring now and it's a contract position lasting at least 6 mon... [ Read More ]
Please see attached OP report.
I work for an Ambulatory Surgery Center and need help with the coding on the OP report. I have coded it but wanted to make sure I am not missing anything (code... [ Read More ]
I am hoping I can get some feed back with the new E/M Coding in Eye Care. What tests are appropriate in eye care in the data elements? Contrasts sensory, Sherma, tear break up tests?, D... [ Read More ]