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Avoid compliance issues and erroneous billing by utilizing comparative billing reports to educate providers.The post Refine Provider Coding Practices with CBRs appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center.... [ Read More ]
Dont let the ambulatory surgery center setting blur your vision for proper payment. When a Medicare patient has a premium presbyopiacorrecting PC intraocular lens IOL or an astigmatismcorrecting AC IO... [ Read More ]
A new Medicare program aims to reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes T2DM in patients 60 and older by 71 percent.The goal of the Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program MDPP rolled out last year by the Cent... [ Read More ]
Obstructive sleep apnea causes those who suffer from it to sleep poorly and always feel tired. Obstructive sleep apnea is also indicative for heart problems and complications. It is not a good idea to... [ Read More ]
As seen in The Journal of Urgent Care Medicine titled Travel Immunizations Q. What is the best way to code for and bill patients who come in because they are planning to travel out of the country and ... [ Read More ]
I am new to podiatry coding. Can someone tell me when it is appropriate to bill office visits 99xxx vs the G0245-47? If I use the G codes, would I use the 11055, 110721... codes. What documantation... [ Read More ]
WE have been receiving this denial from Humana now for several months when we do a percutaneous thrombectomy on a dialysis AV graft . I cannot find anything on their website of what code in particula... [ Read More ]
Does anyone have any experience with billing for injections under fluoroscopy completed by a physician assistant?
We use the normal injection codes such as 20610 and then bill 77002. I am struggling ... [ Read More ]
HELLO AND THANK YOU IN ADVANCE. I AM CODING INPT HOSPITAL VISITS. PTS HAVE COVID, THE PROVIDER IS NOT SEEING THE PT FACE-TO-FACE, BUT IS MAKING DECISIONS ON CONTINUED CARE. CAN WE STILL CODE A 9923_ O... [ Read More ]
I am having trouble with coding the following procedure:
Calcaneal spur resection with plantar fascial release, left foot. Under C-arm fluoroscopy guidance, an 18-guage needle was inserted from the ... [ Read More ]
Does anyone know why different payors use different edit programs? What is the difference between NCCI Edits and McKesson edits? Sometimes, we get denials from payors even there is no edit between c... [ Read More ]
My provider injected the wrist tendon sheath and then, moved the needle around to the wrist joint and injected the wrist joint. Will this be considered two injections? A tendon sheath injection and ... [ Read More ]