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Physicians can now offer more services via telehealth and get paid. The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS is adding 11 codes to the list of telehealth services payable under the Medicare P... [ Read More ]
Modifiers 26 and TC are unique coding tools that may be used in specific circumstances. It can be easy to become perplexed trying to keep the components of a procedure straight and remembering when th... [ Read More ]
Billions more available to beleaguered providers. Addon payments are available for healthcare providers on the frontlines of the coronavirus COVID19 pandemic. The Department of Health and Human Servic... [ Read More ]
Mandatory model aims to reduce Medicare expenditures for ESRD patients while improving their quality of care.The post Final Rule Encourages Home Dialysis and Living Donor Kidney Transplants appeared f... [ Read More ]
The latest changes to the CPT code set will help clinicians distinguish seasonal infections from COVID19 in their reporting. Three new CPT codes have been created Oct. 6 that will allow clinicians to ... [ Read More ]
I am wondering if anyone else has run into an issue with Medicare when billing CPT 78815 with Diagnosis code C79.51. We bill for the radiologist reading (technical component) and they are saying when ... [ Read More ]
We have a physician working from home doing telehealth only, occasionally he'll advise a patient to come into the office to see one of the providers for the issue they talk about. Can we still bill hi... [ Read More ]
Thoughts? 52000 or 52332.52?
At this timeframe upon inspection the distal curl of the stent was seen outside of the urethral meatus. This timeframe a glidewire was advanced through he lumen of the st... [ Read More ]
I took my CPMA and just found out I did not pass. I got a 63%. I had taken the online course and completed the 3 practice exams that came in the bundle I purchased.
My questions is: would is be ad... [ Read More ]
We had a 48 y/o get a Shingrix vaccine (which is too young). It was ordered because she had a recent shingles outbreak. Do you think I could use a history of diagnosis code? I just wondered what an... [ Read More ]
I was taught that a limited would be debridement of a single area like the cuff, labrum or bicep tendon, or a chondroplasty of the glenoid OR humeral head and that an extensive would be a chondroplast... [ Read More ]
I have been trying to figure out if a situation can bill a locum. Every time I think I have It figured out management changes their mind on what they plan to do.
So we have an MD leaving the practice ... [ Read More ]