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A fourth COVID19 vaccine code has been released by the American Medical Associations CPT Editorial Panel along with a proprietary administration code. The AMA released on Jan. 19 2021 CPT code 91303 ... [ Read More ]
Educate physicians on the importance of documenting all complications of diabetes a patient may have.The post Factor in Uncommon Diabetes Complications for Risk Adjustment appeared first on AAPC Knowl... [ Read More ]
160Havent tried virtual meetings yet What are you waiting for Follow the steps below to set up a virtual meeting for your next AAPC local chapter gathering. The new 2020 Local Chapter Handbook is anot... [ Read More ]
HCPCS Level II code changes for 2020 were published by the Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS on Nov. 8. These changes include a comprehensive list of new revised and deleted codes used to ... [ Read More ]
A patient has a DX of nocturnal polyuria and there is some debate of how it should be coded. The patient was able to provide a 24 hour urine diary. The patient wakes up more than three times per night... [ Read More ]
I am looking for any tips to pass the CPPM exam. I scored a 56 my first attempt and a 67 my second attempt, my boss is paying for this and I really just need any advice from those that... [ Read More ]
Our OB/gyn practice has had two MD resignations within a 5 month period and we are experiencing access issues for the volume of patients we see.
Admin suggested the suppressed menses visits be seen b... [ Read More ]
I have a BA degree in Biological Sciences and am looking to get a job in medical coding , I have a CPC-A. Looking for part time job but am willing to consider full time also. Thank you... [ Read More ]
Hello, I work at a Pediatric office and it is getting closer for parents coming in with sports physical forms, when we see a patient for a Well visit and a sports physical, we try to bill for both as ... [ Read More ]
I'm a little confused as to how I should do a corrected claim to Medicare. We accidentally submitted a 99211, I want to void that claim and submit a 99213 and 69210. Would I put the new claim on a HC... [ Read More ]
I have billed out 33235 78, 33216 78, and 92960 59. I have received a denial for 92960 stating it is inclusive. I have been doing some research to figure this out. Is 92960 inclus... [ Read More ]