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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 ]
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 ]
Medical coders and billers are at risk for being diagnosed with Z73.0. Do you feel like you suffer from burnout Medical coding professionals deal with a lot of pressure in the workplace. You must main... [ Read More ]
The clock is ticking for OASIS matching edits to begin returning claims. Another week has gone by under the PatientDriven Groupings Model with no solutions announced for OASIS submission problems with... [ 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 ]