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'm am still learning surgeries and this is the first that I've had to review one for cytoreductive surgery. We are not doing the HIPEC portion. Everything that I research states there is not specific... [ Read More ]
Hello, we are looking to start a drive by covid testing center. We have the CLIA waived tests 87635. If a patient comes specifically for the testing (no e/m) may we bill 99211 & 87635QW? From what... [ Read More ]
I have what might be a somewhat simple question, but I’m stuck in an inpatient thought process and just want to make sure I’m on the right path. Does the physician billing for his v... [ Read More ]
Can anyone guide me as to roughly what cpt code this should be? Looking in the "Direct repair of aneurysm, pseudoaneurysm, or excision (partial or total) and graft insertion, wit... [ Read More ]
Hello. Is anyone else as upset about UHC's new OptumPay service as I am? We are a small CAH and cannot absorb the cost of paying for a remittance advice. I actually question if this is even legal. ... [ Read More ]
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I code for a Dermatology Clinic and I have a P.A. that was previously a GP provider and brand new to Derm. She is making me question myself. So the scenari... [ Read More ]
We did a depo shot for Contraceptive Injectable Management. Would this be considered a self limited or minor problem? I have an issue with calling it an illness or injury. Thank you for you opinio... [ Read More ]