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We are getting Cigna Denial for LARC and DPMA stating that Z30.430,z30.017, z03.013, z30.42 can't principal diagnosis. Anyone has suggestion as to what diagnosis should be used as principal diagnosis... [ Read More ]
Okay, looking on their webpage, under preventive care, we find this:
99188 Provided at no cost in a non-grandfathered plan. Payable with a diagnosis code in Diagnosis List 1.
Diagnosis List 1 Z00.0... [ Read More ]
Does anybody know what diagnosis codes Medicaid accepts for IUD insertion/removal and Nexplanon insertion/removal? I'm using Z30.430 and Z30.432 for the IUD and Z30.017 and Z30.46 for the Nexplanon in... [ Read More ]
It would be incorrect to use the Z30.017 with the Z30.46 for this scenario. First the Z30.0 category has an exclude 1 note for all Z30.4 codes which means they cannot be coded together. Second the Z... [ Read More ]
[QUOTE="gonzalesl2010, post: 418410, member: 225885"]If a removal and insertion of a Nexplanon is being done on the same d.o.s. what is the correct diagnosis code(s) to use?
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Z30.017 < Insertion
Z30.46 < Surveillance
We use Z30.017 for the first counseling visit and the insertion visit if they are performed at two separate times. Then Z30.46 if it needs to be checked o... [ Read More ]
I am trying to map some family planning codes for our providers.
What is the correct code for ICD 10 code for Nexplanon insertion that is not on the same day as the initial prescription is given.
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[B]I am scheduled to retake my CPC exam in March, for the 4th time. I am aware there are many changes in 2017. I am looking for advice on how to pass this test using the 2016 books. I Appreciate you... [ Read More ]
J code is still active. I wonder if it has to do with DX as the one you lists is for Removal, removal with reinsertion or just a check up.
Insertion only I believe is Z30.017 - Encounter for initial... [ Read More ]
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An ebike driver rides into a tree160and is injured. Theres a code160for that As micromobility products such as escooters hoverboards and electric assisted bicycles ebikes increase in popularity so too... [ Read More ]
Use these drug modifiers correctly to ensure timely reimbursement and avoid audits. On Jan. 1 2017 the Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS changed its guidelines to require that providers an... [ Read More ]