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And that8217s not all CMS has issued new coding guidance too. The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS implemented 12 new ICD10PCS codes to allow Medicare and other insurers to identify the u... [ Read More ]
Be sure the medical record carries enough voltage to bypass reimbursement challenges. Physicians often use computergenerated electrocardiogram ECG reports as the baseline for their own interpretation ... [ Read More ]
Plus significant other changes make way for more precise diagnosis reporting. By G.J. Verhovshek MA CPC The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS has released an updated ICD9CM code set effect... [ Read More ]
By Sara Wolf BA CPCH CCS and G. J. Verhovshek MA CPC Deep vein thrombosis or deep venous thrombosis DVT describes the formation of a blood clot thrombus in a deep vein. The condition is most common in... [ Read More ]
Changes to the Laboratory National Coverage Determination Edit Software effectiveOct. 12011 are available.The changes announced in Transmittal 2257 reflect changes to ICD9CM codes made in national cov... [ Read More ]
Does anybody know the way to get reimbursed for the mandatory observation after administration of Sprevata or Ketamine infusion for depression or PTSD? I have the website from the manufacturer b... [ Read More ]
Can anyone confirm??? With History of Skin Cancer- if you also bill for screening for malig neoplasms that would count as a "condition" toward your E/M code...... yes/no?? thoughts
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I was a medical receptionist for 4 years until I was laid off in March because of Covid (it was a small office and since the amount of patients on the schedule was drastically reduced they couldn't af... [ Read More ]
Do we have to have past medical history in the chart at each visit with the patient? Can it be in another area in the chart? If needing for MDM it would need to be in the chart during the visit corr... [ Read More ]
I live in Hartford, CT. I am seeking for Medical Coding position for anyone who is willing to give me a chance to show that I am a dependable, hard worker.
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Hi my name is Manisha. I did my bachelors in India. I am a certified CPC-A for quite a long time. I am not getting job in either billing or coding since I don't have any experience. I am thinking to d... [ Read More ]
Hello - I have a CPC and just recently obtained the CPMA credential. I need auditing experience and am wondering if anyone knew of any opportunities available on a part-time basis. If so, please l... [ Read More ]
I left my coding career in June 2017 due to a difficult pregnancy and now I am prepared to go back to work. I have more than 5 years MRA HCC coding experience. My ceu's are up to date and I am working... [ Read More ]