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Make sure your practices billing for communication technologybased services is compliant before the OIG comes calling. For providers billing communication technologybased services CTBS with no video c... [ Read More ]
The Jan. 13 social hour focused on updates to AAPC curriculum and certification exams. The bimonthly live sessions in the AAPC Facebook group have grown in popularity since their inception last Februa... [ Read More ]
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 ]
Know what to look for when auditing telehealth services rendered during the COVID19 pandemic.The post Dont Let Telehealth Claims Derail Your Accuracy Rates appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center.... [ Read More ]
Keep abreast of quarterly NCCI coding changes to prevent inappropriate payment of services that should not be reported together.The post NCCI Q2 Updates appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center.... [ Read More ]
patient is 11 weeks along with twins and has incarcerated uterus. Physician taking her to the OR for exam under anesthesia to try to manually reduce the uterus into the proper position. If unsuccessfu... [ Read More ]
Coding Gurus..Please help...I need assistance regarding Medicare denials of my claims for CPT Code 93005 - Is there a modifier I should use for this or another code similar to this: Our Physicians ... [ Read More ]
I work for a Mental Health hospital and during the pandemic last year were providing inpatient services via Telehealth. If both the provider and the patient were at the hospital just in different room... [ Read More ]
We are wanting to start a mobile unit to provide care in various places - private community centers, beaches, parking lots, country clubs, etc. We will have 5 MD's and 9 PA's, and will have a PA on th... [ Read More ]
MD did an "exploration of right neck for probable lymphangioma of right neck, with no abscess."
Subcutaneous fat is incised down to platysma which is incised. Flaps are developed sup... [ Read More ]
Anyone else having trouble getting Codes 95907-95912 and 95885-95887? denying for missing incomplete modifier. Provider own his equipment so I know it doesn't need TC/26 modifiers. Laterality mods do ... [ Read More ]
I am having a problem with UHC paying for this antepartum code. My charge has been denied stating that the the billed from and to date range need to be reported and this code is reported with a sing... [ Read More ]
Hello. I have a provider who did an Medicare annual wellness visit plus split out an E/M stating that 70 minutes were spent beyond the time spent on AWV. I can't find anything regarding billing a tim... [ Read More ]