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Facility Stand up to scrutiny by ensuring key components are included in patient documentation. By Heather Greene MBA RHIA CPC CPMA The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS will conduct prepa... [ Read More ]
Question Proper coding for observation services e.g. initial observation care 9921899220 and observation care including discharge 9923499236 depends upon the time the patient spends under observation ... [ Read More ]
A governmentled medical record review reveals that 39 percent of Medicare Part B claims allowed for mental health services during nonPart A nursing home stays in 2006 did not meet the program requirem... [ Read More ]
I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions on how to bill this.
I have a physician who continually is not documenting his exam on his new patients. We have talked to him about it and he says he wil... [ Read More ]
Dear hiring manager, I am a business professional seeking entry level coding/billing to re-enter healthcare field. Seeking a remote position, part time or full time.
I have attached my resume for you... [ Read More ]
i work for the DoD and coders are expected to code "across the board". So far I have been doing good with the exception of ACUPUNCTURE! I have a provider who is doing BFA (battlefield acupun... [ Read More ]
Procedure list in detail:
1. Repeat right lower extremity arteriogram
2. Discontinuation of thrombolytic therapy with catheter removal
3. Percutaneous atherectomy with Hawk 1 device of the peroneal... [ Read More ]