Join subject matter expert Jill Young as she talks through the questions and concerns on everyones mind. The upcoming AAPC workshop Coding and Billing for Services During the COVID19 Public Health Eme... [ Read More ]
This new policy is based on timely valuable input from stakeholders ... on the costs associated with administering monoclonal antibodies. CMSThe post New Codes Rates for COVID19 Therapeutics appeared ... [ Read More ]
The 2022 proposed rule for SNFs is out and few stakeholders are surprised at the meat of the rule. The fiscal year FY 2022 proposed rule affects Medicare payment policies and rates under the skilled n... [ Read More ]
Check your diagnosis coding for this patient encounter. A patient presents today to discuss the results of her skin biopsy. Alice came in today for a followup visit. We performed a biopsy on her left ... [ Read More ]
Consider code descriptors surgical anatomy technology used and type and amount of visualization. Most CPT codes get added to the code book each year without any mention as to whether the procedure is ... [ Read More ]
Regarding cortisone injections primarily.
Patient has Ofc visit + Cortisone inj.
NOW, I know if patient returns for sole purpose of another cortisone injection & dr doesn’t go above and beyo... [ Read More ]
I need some help with this. The provider is asking me what modifiers should be used. Has anyone seen this before? Below is the original email. I believe the below provider would use modifier 59. ... [ Read More ]
Does anyone know if I can code the diagnosis in the differential section of an inpatient note? Because Medi-cal only pays F code diagnosis.
DSM 5 Diagnoses:
Altered Mental Status (AMS... [ Read More ]
(T7, T8, T9, and T10)
Doc wants us to bill 64633-50 x 1 unit & 64634-50 x 2 units.
My understanding is that only 1 unit can be billed per these CPT's. Should this be billed out on three separate... [ Read More ]
My question is if Provider A (primary provider)does most of the antepartum care however both Provider B and C also have seen the patient a couple of times. When the patient delivers it is Provider B t... [ Read More ]
We have recently received a Medicare denial for a claim billed out for Kyphoplasty.
22513 x 1
22514 x 1
CCI edit states the family of codes (22513-22515) should only list "One" as the prim... [ Read More ]
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