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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Hi - was wondering how anyone is getting paid on the CPT code 22845 when billed with 22853. The doctor documents that the anterior instrumentation was unrelated to anchoring the cage but they are stil... [ Read More ]
Now with the changes in documentation requirements for E & M ? Wondered if anyone has a chart they would be willing to share for cross-walking out-patient consult codes to evaluation management co... [ Read More ]
As an orthopaedic practice, we do a lot of steroid injections in the office. We also, see a lot of Pennsylvania workers' compensation.
does anyone else bill work comp claims? If so, how are you billi... [ Read More ]
So the description for CPT code 99457 states "time in a calendar month". Then under the description it also says (Report 99457 once each 30 days). Now this usually wont be any issue since we... [ Read More ]
Document records 12:34 is the start of medication being given by RN. At 1:04 the CRNA starts the Propofol and ends at 1:20. The reason stated is below. Do I bill under the CRNA using the total time ... [ Read More ]
I have come to find in the past 5 or so years with my current employer, my "personality" isn't exactly what he would prefer. We are a small company, billing for a few providers in the area, ... [ Read More ]
OB patient had a 3rd degree laceration, which required the Dr. to take her to OR for repair. This is a global maternity insurance, can I bill this separately? If so what CPT code do I use? Also, t... [ Read More ]
I am looking for resources to show provider to medical coder ratio in order to put together a business plan on adding additional coding staff, any resources or help would be wonderful.
At the... [ Read More ]