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Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS Transmittal 1766 Change Request 6548 issued July 10announcesthe changes that will be included in the October 2009 release of Medicares edit module for cli... [ Read More ]
If you are looking for an indicator as to the state of the American economy you need look no further than the Inpatient Prospective Payment System IPPS proposed rule for 2010. Issued May 1 by the Cent... [ Read More ]
My doctor has a claim for a patient with a personal history of breast cancer getting a screening colonoscopy. Medicare won't accept Z85.3 as a diagnosis code for G0105- what would you use? No other fa... [ Read More ]
I'm having denials from a HMO group stating the CPT code (92134) is Mutually Exclusive procedures cannot be done on the same day/setting. Also "Procedure is incidental to primary procedure which ... [ Read More ]
I work for a company that has started supplying nutritional products, like Ensure, for patients. There are so many different codes that can apply for billing the HCPCS. Can anyone offer me some guida... [ Read More ]
I am needing so help with Locums Tenens, we have physicians that wanting to hire a locum tenens physicians to perform Vascular office-based procedures for our dialysis patient. The ph... [ Read More ]
Would anyone be able to give me clarification on some areas of the 2021 E/M Guideline changes?
For the amount and/or complexity of data to be reviewed and analyzed area, can the prov... [ Read More ]
I am needing so help with Locums Tenens, we have physicians that wanting to hire a locum tenens physicians to perform Vascular office-based procedures for our dialysis patient. The phy... [ Read More ]
We are going to start Covid testing in our office with nasal probe and rapid system for screening our pt's for prior to their surgery in our office. We were informed by McKesson to use CPT code 87426 ... [ Read More ]
The patient had a incomplete colonoscopy to the anus on 11/9 and returned back on 12/3 for a repeat (full down to the cecum). The one on 12/3 that was a repeat has to be repeated in 30 months due to ... [ Read More ]
Hello, I have a patient had cesarean section 9 days post op .
Incision had re opened and came to ER .
On exam 1 cm opening to the right of the midline iodoform was removed .
incision cleaned with per... [ Read More ]
I am interested in any kind of webinar or group discussion using "real" charts as practice. I find this enormously helpful when learning a new skill. Does anyone know of any educational prog... [ Read More ]