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Compare it with outpatient coding and if the shoe fits wear it. By Leonta Lee Williams RHIT CPCO CPC CCS CCDS The healthcare industry affords many wonderful opportunities for career transition and gro... [ Read More ]
It isn8217t every day a Medicare administrative contractor MAC says it will cover a procedure that has neither a specific CPTcode describing it nor any concrete proof that the medical intervention is ... [ Read More ]
Effective for dates of service on or after Sept. 1 2011 Palmetto GBA will cover the percutaneous insertion of an endovascular cardiac assist device and the device itself. 8220The impella has the capac... [ Read More ]
Are there not any audit tools available with 2021 guidelines yet? I've done some searching and don't see any available. Our physicians are asking for these as we've provided them with audit tools for ... [ Read More ]
I have been coding Emergency Medicine for 35 years. I have never coded a chart where the E/R Physician decides to perform an Appendectomy. The E/R Phys usually makes arrangements to have patient adm... [ Read More ]
We have a new Pediatrician in our office and she would like to bill cpt code 96161 (Edinburgh depression screening) for the mom on the babies well visit chart. Can we do this?
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Hello everyone. I just recently passed an online training program and passed my CPC exam achieving my CPC-A. I'm currently in the process of going through the Practicode program from AAPC in order to ... [ Read More ]