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If your practice sees patients with documented nonreversible symptomatic bradycardia you should know that the Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS recently established a national coverage det... [ Read More ]
NHIC Corp.8217s 8220April 2012 Ophthalmology Optometry Billing Guide8221 includes a single yet important revision. Under the heading 8220Evoked Response Tests 8211 NCD8221 on page 10 thejurisdiction 1... [ Read More ]
Five steps is all you need for modifier 25 claim success. By G. John Verhovshek MA CPC Misuse of modifier 25 Significant separately identifiable evaluation and management service by the same physician... [ Read More ]
Right total knee arthroplasty with use of patient matched implants. Doctor performed a medial capsulotomy with the patella everted and knee flexed. The implant were input onto the femur and tibia. ... [ Read More ]
need to know how we bill for doing botox interdermal on the palms which requires serveral injection across the palm of the hand to mininize sweating.
procedure takes about 30 min. we will be using j0... [ Read More ]
Is it correct if the patient was diagnosed before being admitted you would answer yes? If patient was diagnosied during stay the answer is no?
For example, if an elderly women arrived to the ER with ... [ Read More ]
Hi! Would 52315 be appropriate for this procedure? The patient had an encrusted ureteral stent, the stent was removed and the encrustations fell off into the bladder and needed to be crushed in order ... [ Read More ]
Can anyone tell me the difference between 64451 and 64493?
64451-states Injection of anesthetic; nerves innervating the sacroiliac joint
64493 states Injection of paravertebral facet joint (... [ Read More ]
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CPT 27096 injection procedure for sacroilliac joint, anesthetic/steroid, with image guidance (fluroscopy or CT) including arthrography when performed -
I have a provider utilizing ultrasound guidance... [ Read More ]