[QUOTE="WesMel, post: 511217, member: 835303"]
We are getting audited by HealthEZ. They have given us a list of unacceptable principal diagnosis codes. They want us to code what the principle diagnos... [ Read More ]
We are getting audited by HealthEZ. They have given us a list of unacceptable principal diagnosis codes. They want us to code what the principle diagnosis was for bringing her into the hospital. They... [ Read More ]
CPT 59510 is for global OB care, if you provided all the prenatal care and are planning to see the patient for postpartum care.
you want to code for why the c-section is being performed (just a repeat... [ Read More ]
I see that nobody responded to your post yet so I would like to participate in your dialogue but please don't take my answer as the correct one since I am a new coder. For previous c-s delivery, the c... [ Read More ]
How would I code for Repeat Global C/S, T incision on uterus? I assume 59510 as I can't find anything different, but wanted to double check with you lovely coders.
Is there an ICD 10 I should... [ Read More ]
[QUOTE="LRChilders, post: 491599, member: 456711"]
Good afternoon! In this scenario, I typically choose O42.92 (Full-term premature rupture of membranes, unspecified as to length of time between ruptu... [ Read More ]
I would code O34.80 - O34.83 depending on trimester
Maternal care for other abnormalities of pelvic organs.
Unless of course the physician documents that the issue does not affect the pregnancy, then... [ Read More ]
Please HELP. I am receiving multiple denials for antepartum care codes (59425 & 59426 with corresponding modifier) when billed to Medicaid plans when billed with urinalysis CPT 81003. All plans pay t... [ Read More ]
For data analysis (and there is room for error if previous claims were coded incorrectly), filter claims or cases with CPTs 59510, 59514,59515 and dx O34.211 or O34.219 and back into it to extract the... [ Read More ]
Wondering what new procedure codes the new year will bring Wonder no more CPT 2024 will include 153 new codes throughout the code book including the Evaluation and Management section several Surgery s... [ Read More ]
Youll find minimal changes to the Medicare National Correct Coding Initiative NCCI code files this fourth quarter 2023. The update effective Oct. 1 includes just three changes to code edits in both th... [ Read More ]
Former MedPAC commissioner cites agencies high profit margins. Home health agencies HHAs have been making a lot of noise to push back on the proposed rate cuts for 2024 and a Senate hearing has added ... [ Read More ]
Code descriptor revisions are about time. After the extensive changes CPT made to the evaluation and management EM codes and guidelines over the last few years youll be relieved to know that the EM ch... [ Read More ]
DOCUCON provides answers and solutions for CDI specialists and those considering a CDI career. AAPC concluded its clinical documentation improvement CDI conference DOCUCON today. Healthcare business p... [ Read More ]