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In the 2019 OPPS/ASC final rule, it appears CMS published a comment from someone who states they are aware of the planned creation of CPT codes for radiofrequency ablation of genicular nerves and SI ... [ Read More ]
I have doubt in obstetrics coding
Patient with cervical incompetence having cervical suture coming with preterm labor at 24 weeks and delivered. can we code cervical incompetence delivered code in IC... [ Read More ]
I beleive that the E34.8 is the best icd 10 code to use for the Pineal cyst.
CD-10-CM E34.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v32.0):
643 Endocrine disorde... [ Read More ]
[b]Anesthesia for labor without delivery[/b]
I would bill CPT 01967. For the diagnosis code, in ICD-9 there was a nice code, 644.10 (False Labor, unspecified). It crosswalks to O47.9 in ICD-... [ Read More ]
Normal delivery is coded as 650 or 644.21 for early onset of delivery, with the V27.0 code. The 765 codes are perinatal codes used for the newborn claim indication disorders of short gestation and ... [ Read More ]
I'm re-taking the CPMA exam in December - if anyone else is, would you want to do some review together??? Contact me at Unity - 608-644-3607 during the day or email me at [email]anne.kienitz@unityhea... [ Read More ]
Patient is 11 months old. Please help with Dx: CMV 771.1. This message bothers me. The Medicare/Tricare consider Code Editor consider this a newborn diagnosis (age 0). In the assessment of doctors ... [ Read More ]
By Michelle A. Dick senior editor and Peggy Stilley CPC CPCOBGYN ACSOB In June more than 1800 coders and other medical professionals came together to celebrate medical coding and teach and learn codin... [ Read More ]