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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I have over 17 years of experience in the medical field. I am proficient in Microsoft Office and Excel. Experienced billing Medicare, Medicaid, all commercial insurances. I also have experience with w... [ Read More ]
Does anyone add the 25 modifier on an E/M visit and also has an EKG done? I have always added the 25 on the E/M code and was told yesterday not to as Blue Cross was denying visit with the 25 mod. Th... [ Read More ]
I am taking my CHONC in August. I am taking the class and have the study guides/practice exam. I also currently work in a Hematology Oncology practice. I have three questions:
1.) Is the speci... [ Read More ]
Because the codes for hip x-rays state “with pelvis when performed”, does this mean that the pelvis would count as a separate view when it is performed?
So if AP and Lateral views of right hip, A... [ Read More ]
Hey all! I work for a busy orthopedic group who has PAs do orthopedic consults at the hospital..we were originally told when billing for orthopedic consults to use the 99221 range. Is this accurate? W... [ Read More ]
Would appreciate help coding this procedure. I'm thinking 44187?
Exploratory laparotomy and creation of ile... [ Read More ]