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Look on pgs. 161 and 167 in CPT manual yr 2022 I d use one of the CPT codes 22849 to 22855. This also depends on how surgery done on stomach or side per surgeon notes. The code 0221T is ... [ Read More ]
The Medicare fee schedule is based on the RBRVS (Resource-Based Relative Value Scale). Every CPT code has a RVU (relative value unit) that is a measure of how much work goes into it (in the simplest ... [ Read More ]
My fellow coder and I are thinking that the MDM for this visit only supports a 99212. Does anyone have a different thought and reason why it may be higher?
CC: [/B]d... [ Read More ]
Any suggestions on the coding for the physician on this case?
1. LV catheter placement in the left ventricle with left ventriculography and hemodynamic measurements
2. Left main, LAD and... [ Read More ]
[b]E&M or Eye Codes[/b]
Here is something I found that might help with your question.
[U][B]E&M or Eye Code: Which to Choose[/B]?... [ Read More ]
The exact start and stop times are needed, but to give you a rough idea this is what could be charged see below.
Docetaxel IV G: 55 mg
55 mg (25 mg/m2; BSA: 2.24 m2 = 56 mg) intravenously Piggyba... [ Read More ]
If any of you came to the meeting on April 21st, we had a recruiter there from SNI. He is looking for coders for jobs in the Fort Worth & Dallas area. His company is willing to take both CPC's and CPC... [ Read More ]
Can someone help me with this procedure coding? Any help is greatly appreciated.
Melissa Harris, CPC
PROCEDURE: Bilateral DIGITAL NERVE BLOCK
729.2 - Neuralgia Neuritis & Radi... [ Read More ]
Cardiac Science has notified the Food and Drug Administration FDA that it is initiating a worldwide voluntary recall after determining that approximately 12200 automated external defibrillators AEDs m... [ Read More ]