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Three new diagnosis codes for reporting COVID19 vaccination status will go into effect April 1 2022. The codes were presented by the National Center for Health Statistics NCHS at the Sept. 1415 ICD10 ... [ Read More ]
Latest Medicare rule changes aim to increase payment rates and improve health equity and quality of care for those with endstage renal disease. On Oct. 29 2021 The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Ser... [ Read More ]
The 2022 MPFS final rule promotes greater telehealth utilization and boosts payment rates for vaccine administration. The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS has finalized 2022 payments and ... [ Read More ]
HEALTHCON 2022 in Washington D.C. is coming quickly This will be yet another unforgettable event for medical billers coders and other healthcare business professionals. Come take in the sheer beauty o... [ Read More ]
The second and final day of AUDITCON AAPCs virtual conference dedicated to the world of auditing kicked off with attendees eager to learn more about the ins and outs of auditing. The chat wall was ful... [ Read More ]
Is it appropriate to bill for an attempted urethral dilation? The provider attempted to dilate with several different sizes before moving on to replace the SP Tube. Thanks!
POSTOPERATIVE DIAGNOSES: 1... [ Read More ]
Any suggestions on how to code this post op scrotal wound exploration? Any help is appreciated!
Preop Diagnosis: Scrotal wound infection
Procedure Performed: Exploration of scrotal wound
Indication... [ Read More ]
En E.U. la población latina alcanza un 17% según las estadísticas desde el 2017, Puerto Rico es parte de Estados Unidos, y nuestro idioma principal es español. En nuestra Isla se trabaja con los ... [ Read More ]
I know the Z91 block of diagnosis codes give reasons why patients are noncompliant in not following the clinical providers orders. The patient could not follow due to refusing take medications giv... [ Read More ]
I am looking for anybody that can refer me to some remote coding companies that supply computer equipment. I am a CPC with 1 year of schooling and 2 years on the job experience. Thank you!... [ Read More ]
Hello I got my AAPC CPC-A certificate a few months ago. For the past few months I have been struggling to find a job. I am looking for a part-time entry level remote job.
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My mom is a 15 year LPN that desperately wants to get out of bedside nursing. It's long overdue to the point she is burning out badly. She is interested in risk adjustment coding/CRC certification how... [ Read More ]
Patient has 1 diagnosis either atopic dermatitis or psoriasis that is stable on date of service, with med refill. However, provider believes it should be a level 4 because she includes "waxing a... [ Read More ]