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What Modifiers do you use? GT, 95? Do you have to post Q3014 w/E/M with Mod. GT and POS 2?
We bill like Medicare: during the pandemic POS is w... [ Read More ]
[TD]Does each wound VAC change note need to be signed by the attending physician to bill 97605? This patient has been coming into the family practice clinic for wound VAC changes every we... [ Read More ]
DOS was 2/11/2021
[B]Primary Care Provider XX
Accompanied by XX
Visit Type: Physical Exam
Chief Complaint: Annual PE
History of Present Illness:[/B]
XX year old with hx of celiac disease. had Covid 1... [ Read More ]
I feel like its appropriate to add an additional E/M addressing patient complaint fatigue along with a preventative. Am I correct and after review I believe the E/M would be 99213 and also should th... [ Read More ]
Actually you're short one unit.
The total size of the debridement is 792 sq cm. 11043 is for the first 20 sq cm. leaving 772 sq cm. If you code 38 units you're only accounting for 760 sq cm. for a t... [ Read More ]
Hello - I've been posting several "separately identifiable E/Ms" lately. I'm trying to get an understanding and documentation to give to my employer. This is a new patient being seen for possible ca... [ Read More ]
Hi all, Here I am new to denial management and I need your support on below scenario.
As per my documentation, provider A had rendered 99233 service on 030615 & 030715 with the dx sequence 434.91,25... [ Read More ]
I have been getting these back on a few of my radiology patients, and I don't know what to do to resolve the issue!
One was 93880-26 with Diag 780.09
93970-26 with R22.43
70470-26 with 780.4
I ju... [ Read More ]
Would someone please confirm the sequence order for poisonings and adverse affect with the ICD9 to ICD10. I thought the guidelines stated below but when I took a test, it said I was wrong. ??
ICD9 gu... [ Read More ]
Here8217s what the OIG is looking for and Medicare carriers will be too. Did healthcare providers meet Medicare requirements and guidance when billing for psychotherapy services during the public heal... [ Read More ]
After learning that the public health emergency PHE for COVID19 was to end May 11 the healthcare industry wondered what telehealth services would remain covered. What regulations under the Consolidate... [ Read More ]
AAPCs HEALTHCON 2023 ended today after four days of education inspiration networking and fun. The day began with an early networking breakfast followed by the mornings keynote address. Motivational sp... [ Read More ]
AAPC8217s HEALTHCON 2023 continued in Nashville and virtually today. Sessions were held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort 38 Convention Center. Early birds could join a session on how to build their bran... [ Read More ]
Staying up to date is essential to the business of healthcare but current codes arent always the answer. When youre responsible for an audit working an appeal or researching proper code use for a prev... [ Read More ]