The updated format for AAPC 2022 certification exams was the topic of the December 22 AAPC Social Hour on Facebook Live. AAPC recently announced that exams will now consist of 100 questions that must ... [ Read More ]
New COVID19 vaccine status codes changes and corrections to the 2022 CPT code set Medicare Physician Fee Schedule MPFS payment changes and prior authorization code list changes thats whats on the age... [ Read More ]
Resolve to make your resolutions attainable by setting realistic goals. According to statista.com losing weight and saving more money were the most common New Years resolutions last year. Improving ea... [ Read More ]
Dont be afraid to start a new career later in life. When I was younger I had a desire to learn billing and coding however without knowing how to transition into the healthcare industry plus the life c... [ Read More ]
The AAPC National Advisory Board NAB is a team of 22 professionals with diverse experience in the healthcare industry. They represent the voice of our members from all over the United States. We are p... [ Read More ]
The physician performed a gastric perforation repair (CPT 43840) and a colocutaneous fistula repair (44640-- slightly higher physician payment). (this was done endoscopically, so I'll use unlisted cod... [ Read More ]
I know I have seen several posts but not sure what the end result was. We have a patient who was brought to our office for an establish office visit who we billed Medicare for a 99214 with a place of... [ Read More ]
We have been giving the Covid vaccines at our clinic and I have been going to the patients immunization record to determine which shot was given. I was told today that this information is incorrect an... [ Read More ]
I have a pediatrician located in Texas who would like to bill patients directly for the specimen collection only for a covid test. No billing would be sent to insurances. All specimens will be sent to... [ Read More ]
Patient had 66984 performed then returns 2 days later and has 65800 performed in the ASC. I understand that CCI edits state that the two codes are not bundled. Can 65800 be billed in the global period... [ Read More ]
Hi, I'm new to Allergy and I have a general question. I'm seeing patient routinely come in for immunotherapy injections and quarterly it seem that the provider does a full visit (E/M). I've read that ... [ Read More ]
I have attached the report for the patient I am needing help on. Can someone tell me what codes and modfiers(s) need to be used?
Cardiac Catheterization TAVR Operative Report
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We have a visiting Physicians business.
The cost of running the operation is pretty high as the reimbursement are not adequate it seems.
Is there an expert that can guide us through what are all the ... [ Read More ]
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