When ICD10CM is updated Oct. 1 so are these National Coverage Determinations. Are you wondering which National Coverage Determinations NCDs will be affected by the thousands of diagnosis code changes ... [ Read More ]
This years HEALTHCON Regional in Denver Colo. Aug. 35 was a whirlwind of excitement education networking and entertainment for professionals on both the revenue and clinical sides of healthcare. Atten... [ Read More ]
Day 2 of AAPCs hybrid regional HEALTHCON in Denver Colo. Aug. 35 got off to a great start with a discussion on how to create a worklife balance something that many people struggle with possibly even ... [ Read More ]
Education and fellowship brought hundreds of medical billers coders auditors and other healthcare business professionals to AAPCs HEALTHCON Regional 2022 conference today. The threeday hybrid conferen... [ Read More ]
Providers learn ignoring the Right of Access standard is a costly mistake. The Office for Civil Rights OCR announced July 15 the resolution of 11 HIPAA Right of Access Initiative investigations. This ... [ Read More ]
If someone could help with this scenario......
Patient in cardiology office for 1 year follow up and echo regarding hypertension, cad, stenosis( echo was scheduled the same time as the 1 year follow ... [ Read More ]
Anyone else in ortho have providers examining a patient for joint pain, either new or established, and they order an MRI to investigate a joint, and code it 99203-99213?
Problems addre... [ Read More ]
The Doctor's that I work for go visit patients in the hospital with the help of an NP.. To bill this shared/split billing, is it enough for the Dr to just sign the note that the NP created or d... [ Read More ]
Does anyone use a 99211 for a foley removal if only the nurse sees the patient?
What about injections like testosterone where the patient brings his own meds? We currently bill 96372 but I wondere... [ Read More ]
I was hoping I could get some help on this issue. When a patient comes for a weight loss visit, some insurance do not cover since we only put the obesity diagnosis. Some of these patie... [ Read More ]
I've been taking the CPB course, and will follow up with the CPC course (probably after the 2023 coding books come out). I've ordered the 2023 books, but it looks like I will at least need the ICD-10-... [ Read More ]