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No time to read all those wordy transmittals Heres news you can peruse in under 5 minutes. Catch up on the latest Medicare Part AB news communicated via Medicare Learning Network MLN articles on your ... [ Read More ]
My journey to healthcare began approximately six years ago. Having dabbled in various fields I never found the perfect fit you know the one that makes you want to get up and go to work every day. Som... [ Read More ]
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Question! Patient is 59 and has a commercial Blue Cross plan - no diabetes, PVD, etc. New pt came into the office for a corn and hammertoes on LT 4th and 5th toes - her corn is on the LT 4th toe. I... [ Read More ]
My physician documented that they " Debridement of skin, partial-thickness including dermal tissue was performed, #15 scalpel used to remove all non-viable soft tissue from ulcer base and ulcer p... [ Read More ]
I am new to podiatry coding. Can someone tell me when it is appropriate to bill office visits 99xxx vs the G0245-47? If I use the G codes, would I use the 11055, 110721... codes. What documantation... [ Read More ]
I am new to podiatry coding. There is a physician billing 28003 and 28005 (which are NCCI bundled with the following)... 28122, 28062, 28222, 28120.... Mostly diabetic foot infection procedures for de... [ Read More ]
Mr Dr. I bill for is seeing patients via telehealth who are admitted in the hospital. I'm wondering what POS are you guys using for this situation? We are using 02 ? But I'm not sure if that is right.... [ Read More ]
An NPP has billed many visits with 99358 in SNF place of service.
99358 is rarely billed. These visits are billed stating a generic statement - Extensive MR review, Rx review, detail discussion wit... [ Read More ]
Provider performed a MPJ amputation along with the proximal 1/3 of the metatarsal - he calls it a 5th ray resection. I'm finding conflicting info on whether I can code this as 28810 - since he did no... [ Read More ]
Hi, This is Rama Rao Gasikanti ,CPC-A Certification holder. I passed the exam online( Dallas) in the month of August 2021.
I am an Anesthesiologist too with 25 Years in Medical Field. All my Medica... [ Read More ]