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I'm studying for my CANPC test and understand most of it. I just cannot calculate the time on my calculator. Is there a better way to help me understand this? I am grasping the other parts (Base + Tim... [ Read More ]
My physician would like to do an Abdominal Field Block just below the sternum post hiatal hernia repair - chronic post op pain. Anyone can direct me in which CPT code to use?
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Good morning. I wanted to reach out in the forum. I am doing research on cataract surgery anesthesia. The physician works with a CRNA and his start and stop time has been overlapping. I am trying to d... [ Read More ]
I am a bit confused on how to bill this out.
Patient had a procdure (62323 LESI) at a ASC.
We have a CRNA that works for our company.
The CRNA saw the patient in pre op, did a pre anethesia H&a... [ Read More ]
I'm reviewing a claim for E1399 from an anesthesia provider for the mobile supplies he brings with him to perform in-office anesthesia for biopsy. He stated specifically it is for Oxygen, Oxygen analy... [ Read More ]
New to anesthesia coding and I have a question on billing the units or quantity. CPT is 01992 QZ, QS. Anesthesia time: Start 1412 End 1425 with total time being 13 minutes. Anesthesia is saying to bil... [ Read More ]
Exactly 1468 new diagnosis codes will be added to the ICD10CM code set for fiscal year FY 2023. Moreover 251 codes will be deleted 35 code descriptors will be revised and 36 codes will be converted to... [ Read More ]
Proposed rule recommends increase in Medicare reimbursement for ESRD and other policy updates. On June 21 2022 the Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS issued the calendar year CY 2023 endsta... [ Read More ]
AAPC8217s RISKCON virtual conference prepares healthcare professionals for the future of reimbursement. What is risk adjustment Its a methodology that the Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS... [ Read More ]
Pair admin code 0111A or 0112A with supply code 91311. Modernas COVID19 vaccine for pediatric patients 6 months to 5 years old has been granted emergency use authorization EUAby the Food and Drug Admi... [ Read More ]
Look for them at a hospital near you. The ICD10PCS update for fiscal year 2023 is now available. To prevent coding errors that result in claim denials inpatient coders should download the code files a... [ Read More ]