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Quality reporting wont pay off in 2020 for some eligible clinicians unless they do this. Eligible clinicians who achieved Qualifying Alternative Payment Model APM Participant QP status in 2018 should ... [ Read More ]
For a code that has no relative value units RVUs and commands 0.00 in Medicare nonfacility fees 99000 Handling andor conveyance of specimen for transfer from the office to a laboratory has received a ... [ Read More ]
New website is tailored to mobile devices. COVID19 may have delayed the revamp of Medicares Compare web tools but it didnt scuttle the effort altogether. The Medicare Care Compare website which rolls ... [ Read More ]
One of the codes 99072 is for reporting additional supplies used to mitigate spread of the virus. The American Medical Association AMA announced Sept. 8 two new Category I CPT codes to meet the changi... [ Read More ]
Maintain your certifications without spending a dime. You passed your credential exam and now you have the responsibility of maintaining a level of professionalism through continued learning. Continui... [ Read More ]
I've been having a really hard time getting my physical therapy evaluations paid when any other form of therapy was provided during the same session, and I'm hoping someone can help.
97162 a... [ Read More ]
I just started working for a Arizona practice and am having some trouble getting DME codes paid.
For our New York location we use a KX and RT/LT modifier and never had a problem however when I b... [ Read More ]
Asssistance for coding for Fiducial markers Placement and Rectal hydrogel spacers insertion. Will there be 2 CPT:
Fiducial markers Placement 55876 & Rectal hydrogel spacers insertion.55874.
T... [ Read More ]
I work in a critical access hospital as an inpatient coder and also as a documentation improvement specialist. One of our admitting providers has a very bad habit of not completing his H&Ps or Dis... [ Read More ]
A patient comes in through the ER and is admitted for a femoral shaft fracture and a physician did surgery on the patient. The next day one of my ortho physicians ended up seeing the patient p... [ Read More ]
I am getting denials from Medicare when billing 99497, 99498, and 99498. The time documentation is appropriate. Medicare is paying the 99497 and the first 99498, however they are denying the second ... [ Read More ]
I am using modifier 25 when I see that procedures are done in ED and with tests that have Status Indicator S, T, Q1-Q3. I would like to know if there are other scenarios when this modifier 25 should b... [ Read More ]