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Facility Coding relies on the details of these muchneeded emergent care services. By LoriLynne A. Webb CPC COBGC CCSP CCP CHDA Coding for an obstetricsgynecology OBGYN hospitalist requires an understa... [ Read More ]
One of our primary care offices is going to be doing some "group wellness classes" via zoom [sexual health as you age, diabetes, etc.]…looking for some insight as to how something like thi... [ Read More ]
Exploring billing for anesthesia....
Though very payer specific, do you obtain a separate auth for anesthesia? Or, do you bill with the auth obtained for the provider and/or facility? Thanks in adva... [ Read More ]
I just got my Associate's coding degree in December and I became certified just this month in February. The vibe I'm getting is that it is all meaningless without actual coding experience.
Anything I... [ Read More ]
Is there any NCD edits for the 92504, I know It can not be billed with another procedure in that area, but if the provider does an E/M and JUST the 92504 why won't the insurance cover??... [ Read More ]
I bill for several Behavioral Health providers. One of my providers was seeing a client virtually (Telehealth) with Medicare of Massachusetts. We billed out his claims only to have some of them them... [ Read More ]
A psych eval is required prior to an SCS Trial however, I can't seem to locate a policy (Medicare, Evicore, etc) that states a specific timeframe that this needs to be performed within/prior to surger... [ Read More ]
Our providers utilize aides to help with therapeutic exercises. We know we can't bill for the time of the aid, but I was wondering if we can still count that time in the total time for the 8 Minute R... [ Read More ]
Our MD saw a patient who was Inpatient for 4 days.
Our MD saw a patient at bedside twice in one day.
I know in outpatient area, we were able to combine the elements to come up with the leve... [ Read More ]