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The latest changes to the CPT code set will help clinicians distinguish seasonal infections from COVID19 in their reporting. Three new CPT codes have been created Oct. 6 that will allow clinicians to ... [ Read More ]
Navigate with ease through the complexity of nonchemotherapy infusion encounters. Coding infusion services can seem as complicated as driving to an unknown destination without GPS especially when ther... [ Read More ]
The Pacific Northwest welcomed hundreds of healthcare professionals medical coders billers clinical documentation improvement and compliance specialists auditors and revenue cycle and practice manage... [ Read More ]
In response to Hurricane Dorian a public health emergency PHE is in effect for Puerto Rico Florida Georgia and South Carolina. A temporary waiver of certain Medicare Medicaid and Childrens Health Insu... [ Read More ]
I took the CPC exam on Saturday 9/15, and since Sunday night, it has been saying in transit to the AAPC. I know they said it could take up to 10 days to get the results, but how long will it generally... [ Read More ]
Well, I've been in healthcare for 9 years. I've worked the front desk but have had the opportunity gain a little working knowledge here and there in the billing field. I've recently completed the medi... [ Read More ]
Hi everyone! I have taken and failed the COSC exam 2 times. I passed the study guide with no problems. Anyone else have this problem? I don't know how to study any better for this. Any ideas would... [ Read More ]
Utilizing the 2021 New E&M Outpatient Coding Guidelines, Please code this E&M
Patient 1: This established 2-year-old female presents with cough, nasal discharge, and fever. Cough onset was on... [ Read More ]
What is the appropriate way to code for a unilateral screening mammogram (post-mastectomy). I am aware that the provider can perform diagnostic mammograms for patients with history ... [ Read More ]
I am trying to clarify appropriate coding for injections that a provider may perform on new patients. I work in a hybrid Urgent Care/Primary Care setting that has a PA specializing in Orthopedics. Of... [ Read More ]
Does anyone have experience with mobile lab billing? We have gone over different scenarios with our coders but would like to get input from anyone with experience.
This is for Covid testing w... [ Read More ]