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AAPC Senior VP of Products Raemarie Jimenez gives you the scoop on the code changes for next year. CPT 2022 includes 249 new codes 93 revised codes and 63 deleted codes. All sections of CPT received c... [ Read More ]
Educate providers on how to paint a complete clinical picture in the medical record to ensure patients get the help they need. Diabetes comes at a tremendous cost from both a health and human standpoi... [ Read More ]
What are the latest code changes Get the facts fast. This month theres new billing guidance for a COVID19 vaccine there are three new HCPCS Level II codes for COVID19 therapeutic injections and Medica... [ Read More ]
Tune in for some words of wisdom from a coding professional. During a Facebook Live broadcast Aug. 11 moderator and AAPC Social Media ManagerAlex McKinleyAAPC Alex talked toJean Pryor CPCCPCO CPB CPMA... [ Read More ]
C9076 is the newest addition to the list of HCPCS Level II codes for CART therapies effective July 1. Learn the latest changes to reporting products and procedures related to Chimeric Antigen Receptor... [ Read More ]
I need help...since 12/12/21 I am getting my CPT code 00731 (anesthesia for upper endoscopic procedures) rejected by Medicare. Explanation on EOB is saying due to an LCD determination- I looked up t... [ Read More ]
I do not have my new CPT books yet and I was wondering if these are the anesthesia cross walk codes you are using in 2022 for :
MBB range 64490 - 64493 01937 or 01938
RFA range 64633 - 64635 01... [ Read More ]
We've always used 01992 as the crosswalk for 64493, but since the new codes came out my boss is using 01940 as a crosswalk for it. 01940 is destruction procedures by neurolytic agent, so why would she... [ Read More ]
Here is my situation.
Pt was in the preop holding area being prepped for a urological procedure. The anesthesiologist administered Fentanyl. The patient went into tachycardia and had to immediately... [ Read More ]