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Breathe a sigh of relief in knowing you are confident in inhalation treatment billing. By KenCamilleis CPC CPCI CMRS CCSP There aremany services and products that may be billed when a patient presents... [ Read More ]
Is there any NCD edits for the 92504, I know It can not be billed with another procedure in that area, but if the provider does an E/M and JUST the 92504 why won't the insurance cover??... [ Read More ]
I bill for several Behavioral Health providers. One of my providers was seeing a client virtually (Telehealth) with Medicare A&B (Massachusetts). We billed out his claims only to have some of th... [ Read More ]
A psych eval is required prior to an SCS Trial however, I can't seem to locate a policy (Medicare, Evicore, etc) that states a specific timeframe that this needs to be performed within/prior to surger... [ Read More ]
Our providers utilize aides to help with therapeutic exercises. We know we can't bill for the time of the aid, but I was wondering if we can still count that time in the total time for the 8 Minute R... [ Read More ]
Our MD saw a patient who was Inpatient for 4 days.
Our MD saw a patient at bedside twice in one day.
I know in outpatient area, we were able to combine the elements to come up with the leve... [ Read More ]
I am hoping to get some advice coding this surgery.
The doctor performed laparotomy, de-torsion left ovary, left ovarian cystectomy, left salpingectomy.
Laparotomy- the ovary had a large cyst a... [ Read More ]
When coding a drug screening for all these: Opiates Amphetamine Barbiturates Benzodiazepines Cannabinoid Cocaine Metabolite ETG Oxycodone Methadone Metabolite Buprenorphine 6-Acetylmorphine Methamphet... [ Read More ]