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With the novel coronavirus continuing to circulate and cause severe illness in the United States and worldwide getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever. The 202021 influenza season will coinc... [ Read More ]
CPT 2020 Category I errata and technical corrections released by the American Medical Association AMA are effective Jan. 1 2020. If you have a CPT 2020 code book get out your marker. Youll need to kno... [ Read More ]
With schools and colleges back in session you can only hope patients start coming in for their influenza vaccine so communities can keep the spread of seasonal flu to a minimum this year. Healthcare p... [ Read More ]
Every year there are reports of measles outbreaks among children who have not been vaccinated and it can be fatal.While death rates have been falling worldwide as more children receive the measles vac... [ Read More ]
Previous coder submitted charges below. Insurance denial reason: 75630 26 59 denied for modifier ON THIS SERVICE ON THE SAME DAY IS NOT SUPPORTED BY THE INFORMATION SUBMITTED ON THE CLAIM.
I believe ... [ Read More ]
PAD-severe right lower extremity intermittent claudication
Severe diffuse right common iliac and right external iliac artery stenosis
Patent bilate... [ Read More ]
I have a question for those who were able to enroll in the free coding courses that were offered in June of this year. Does the standard guidelines still apply, such as 4 month completion deadline, CE... [ Read More ]
I tried taking my ICD-10 test this morning and Blackboard was having issues. It took 2 minutes to go to the next question and after 3 minutes of it not working my internet closed out of the page and r... [ Read More ]
I just came across this article from Mdedge (see attachment) regarding 2021 new e/m rules for derms.
It says " Simplified coding and billing requirements for E/M visits will go into effect Jan. ... [ Read More ]
Hello, my name is Alejandro de Leon and I got my CPC-A in August and have been looking for a job for coding. I currently live in Tucson, Arizona and would enjoy either a job here or a remote job. Any ... [ Read More ]
I am new to Medicare billing and I am looking for advice on sending a corrected claim to Medicare . I manage a ophthalmology practice in MD and noticed last week that a patient's surgery that w... [ Read More ]
My provider performed a litholopaxy and bladder fulguration at the same operative session. I am questioning if these two should be billed together since they are both in the bladder would the 52224 be... [ Read More ]