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AAPCs coding expert Raemarie Jimenez gives you the scoop on next years updates. CPT 2021 includes 206 new codes 69 revised codes and 54 deleted codes. All sections of CPT received changes in codes and... [ Read More ]
Complex coronavirus funding gets even more confusing by the day. If youre just getting a handle on the three main sources of funding for COVID19s impact get ready for a whole new layer of complication... [ Read More ]
Learn about the organ procurement and transplant process to ensure patients are covered. National Donate Life Month in April is about encouraging people to donate organs and tissues to save the lives ... [ Read More ]
Your frequently asked questions answered. In a previous post in the AAPC Knowledge Center we noted that on March 17 2020 Medicare relaxed its telehealth regulations to facilitate healthcare for the el... [ Read More ]
Has anyone billed for Subacute Care for IP facility claims using Revenue Code 199 and had the insurance carrier request that Acute Care and Subacute services be billed separately?... [ Read More ]
I am brand new to coding Endovascular and need some help! I know it probably doesn't get any more basic than this, but I just want to confirm I'm on the right track!
artery: 36... [ Read More ]
For some patients there is a rapid covid testing done inhouse and also sent out for state testing. If the rapid test is result is negative but the state test has positive results how would you code th... [ Read More ]
My provider is lcsw and she has sessions with her patients for 1.5 and I billed the 90837 with the 99354 and the claim got denied. Please explain what I need to do to get this to be approved. Let's st... [ Read More ]
Does anyone know where I can find clinical examples using the new 2021 E/M Guidelines? The new CPT book does not include examples for Office or Other Outpatient Services in Appendix C. We have a provi... [ Read More ]
Can some one please help me to understand Bi Lateral Injections? Report is as follows:
*Start Penicillin G Benzathine Suspension, 2400000 UNIT/4ML, as directed, Intramuscular, once in clinic, 30 day... [ Read More ]