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Why did not list the dx telling how many months pregnant pt. is? Check out blocks of dx Z3A Add possible dx of026.89 or O86.4 or dx block of 075.2 or dx block of 099.89 or O99.351 to match docum... [ Read More ]
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Could anyone tell me what diagnosis would be primary for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome in pregnancy? I was considering using 099.89x, Q79.60 and z3a.xx, but th... [ Read More ]
Could anyone tell me what diagnosis would be primary for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome in pregnancy? I was considering using 099.89x, Q79.60 and z3a.xx, but the book states not to use "Q" codes on maternal r... [ Read More ]
I am stuck with no clue how t code this situation.....
Thrombocytopenia associated with pregnancy, possible chronic ITP. She is now over six weeks post delivery.
As a hematology clinic we were only... [ Read More ]
This is for a consult, ultrasounds of fetus, and lab for maternal fetal medicine. Chief Complaint Obesity and history of bariatric surgery
Is this sequence correct? (read all I can in guidelin... [ Read More ]
I indexed urethritis in ICD-9 and the codes below are what I found and confirmed through the tabular section.
[B]Urethritis, gonococcal [/B]
098.0 - Gonococcal infections, acute, of lower genitour... [ Read More ]
Can anyone help me? I am unsure if I should stick with just coding Reiter's Disease (099.3) or use djd code of 715.13 and 715.14 as well as 099.3.
Here is the assessment of the dictation:
The pat... [ Read More ]
Dont assume the codes youve been using to report drugs and biologicals still apply. The January 2023 update to the HCPCS Level II code file from the Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS inclu... [ Read More ]
After 12 PHE declaration renewals the feds winddown will drop a significant workload on providers. The Biden administration has been signaling the end of the COVID19 public health emergency PHE since ... [ Read More ]
Wondering what the future holds for healthcare Just scan through the CPT Category III codes. The CPT Editorial Panel recently released 20 new Category III codes for emerging technologies procedures se... [ Read More ]
New rules would amend an Affordable Care Act provision to allow more women to obtain contraceptive services at no cost. The Department of Health and Human Services HHS and the Departments of Labor and... [ Read More ]
Meet a member whos come full circle. Each month AAPC selects a member who demonstrates exemplary leadership qualities. This month weve chosen Jessica Halliday CPC for her love of learning and drive to... [ Read More ]