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Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule lays the groundwork for payment and policy changes in 2021.The post CMS Proposes Medicare Telehealth Coverage in 2021 appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center.... [ Read More ]
CPT codes for psychological and neuropsychological tests include tests performed by technicians and computers CPT codes 96102 96103 96119 and 96120 in addition to tests performed by physicians clinica... [ Read More ]
Approximately 10 million Americans have osteoporosisand about 34 million more are at risk according to Noridian Healthcare Solutions. To bring attentionto this preventable diseaseMay has been declared... [ Read More ]
Avoid fighting stacks of denials by adhering to documentation requirements in LCDs. The importance of diagnostic test orders to proper compliance and reimbursement is well illustrated by a personal st... [ Read More ]
A physician may order a bone mass measurement BMM study to identify bone mass detect bone loss or determine bone quality in a patient. BMM is performed with either a bone densitometerother than single... [ Read More ]
i'm working for multi specialty health center. we billed 99203 for new patient to dermatology. few months later patient is seen with urgent care as new patient as well and billed 99203 as well. oxford... [ Read More ]
Diagnosis is Left ring finger PIP joint infection. I need help with the CPT. Maybe 26080?
Description of Procedure:.... The dorsal aspect of the PIP joint was identified and a longitudinal incision... [ Read More ]
patient given J&J Covid -19 vaccine as first vaccine then follows up with booster of Moderna or Pfizer.
how would you code the admin of the booster?
1st admin CPT for either Moderna/Pfizer sinc... [ Read More ]
One of our patients was seen by two providers of different specialties at our office on the same day during the post-op period for spinal surgery and it seems like it was about the same underlying con... [ Read More ]
I am having issues getting a claim paid through horizon, the patient was inpatient at a rehab facility, but was at a hospital outpatient center for resection of intracranial reasons with stereotactic ... [ Read More ]
Provider coding 33464: Valvuloplasty, tricuspid valve; with ring insertion
I don't believe the documentation supports the repair of the valve nor a ring insertion and cannot find a code that describe... [ Read More ]
I am looking for someone in the Podiatry field i can get info from . I am going to start a new Podiatry office in a couple weeks and need to gain some knowledge about the billing/coding and the DME e... [ Read More ]
How would you bill botox injections for pelvic floor muscles? Would it be the same code for trigger point injections 20552 or 20553? There is no code that I can find for chemodenervation of pelvic flo... [ Read More ]
Would you guys share how you code for an EGD with the CLO test being performed? When I was trained in for coding at this job, I was told we don't bill anything extra even when the CLO test is involved... [ Read More ]