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Revised instructions indicate payment status for new CPT codes. The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS has issued changes to the October update of the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule D... [ Read More ]
Over the past several months as the COVID19 pandemic has raged on the American Medical Association AMA has expedited the approval and release of CPT codes to enable reporting of the various testing me... [ Read More ]
Open the lines of communication between providers and compliance personnel to achieve clinical documentation improvement.The post Providers and Compliance Personnel The New Dream Team appeared first o... [ Read More ]
CMS wants all providers to cancel or postpone all lowacuity surgeries. The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS is limiting all nonessential planned surgeries and procedures including dental ... [ Read More ]
Prevalence and risk require targeted diagnostic testing. Onychomycosis tinea unguium or fungal infection of the nail causes almost half of all nail pathologies worldwide. It is a progressive infection... [ Read More ]
can we gather CEU's for next year if the current year CEU requirements are met?
do we need to store extra CEUs in tracker or after submitting the current year CEUs only we can store in CEU tracker?
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The hospital I work work constantly bills Q9963 for oral contrast along with Q9967 for intravenous contrast, thus creating an edit on Q9967 that a modifier is needed. It is my understanding that when... [ Read More ]
I billed T84.093S as the only code for IP visit with CPT 99222. I know this code is exempt from POA reporting so it doesn't need a PA indicator code. What could be a reason for the denial? The denial ... [ Read More ]
Re: 2021 E&M audit tool. Or is there a specific audit tool for E&M for ENT?
Any idea where I can find examples of documentation for the different levels of care? Such as 99212, 99213, 9921... [ Read More ]
Hello. Could you please tell me if i can add 44110 to the excision of Ovary 58661 in the report below or I should just add a modifier -22? Thank you very much in advance. I am a new coder.
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