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Patients with a previously implanted ventricular assist device VAD require periodic interrogation of the device as reported with 93750 Interrogation of ventricular assist device VAD in person with phy... [ Read More ]
Understanding documentation is the key to accurate coding. By JulieLeah J. Harding CPC RMC PCA CCP SCPED CDI A ventricular assist device VAD partially or completely takes over the function of a failin... [ Read More ]
As an orthopaedic practice, we do a lot of steroid injections in the office. We also, see a lot of Pennsylvania workers' compensation.
does anyone else bill work comp claims? If so, how are you billi... [ Read More ]
I need help with this.
For the new time coding: can providers document accounts with E&M codes time ranges without selecting specific time? or they have to document time within the range.... [ Read More ]
I am having a problem getting reimbursement from Humana Medicare for flu shots. I am in desperate need of advice. They are denying for NCD (reason code N386) We are billing flublock 90682 with G0... [ Read More ]
I work for a behavioral health hospital where Resident physicians are conducting Psychotherapy group sessions. I'm wondering from a billing standpoint, because the resident must be supervised, can the... [ Read More ]
I posted this question in the E/M forum as well, but since I work in Dermatology, I thought I would seek guidance here too. I have a question regarding the E/M coding for a straightforward problem; pe... [ Read More ]
I have a question regarding the E/M coding for a straightforward problem; per the recent AAD presentation, E/M Coding Changes for 2021, Major changes ahead, the straightforward level clearly states th... [ Read More ]
We have a primary care doctor that visited a pt's nursing home without physically seeing her. He reviewed and signed all of the facility's orders and spent time with the nursing staff discussing pt. ... [ Read More ]
If our provider ordered a lab and we are not billing for it, we would count a point towards Ordering of tests. Would we also count a point for Review of test for that same lab? I am confused when to u... [ Read More ]
G2211 is the new code for “Visit complexity inherent to evaluation and management associated with medical care services that serve as the continuing focal point for all needed health care services a... [ Read More ]