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Just when you thought you had all the COVID19 coding for laboratory testing figured out hold the phone there are three new CPT codes. These newest codes are effective June 25 2020. CPT Code Long Des... [ Read More ]
Understand the coding mechanics behind some of the most common obstetrical US examinations. An outsider looking in might think diagnostic radiology coding is as simple as knowing the number of views o... [ Read More ]
October 1 is a scary time for medical coders. There are fourth quarter updates to HCPCS Level II codesand code editors. Payment system and fee schedules are updated. And ICD10CM code changes go into e... [ Read More ]
Alert coders of Excludes1 conflicts to help you catch problems in problem lists and avoid costly denials and rework. By Rebecca CauxHarry CPC In Aprils Healthcare Business Monthly pages 5657 in the ar... [ Read More ]
I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions on how to bill this.
I have a physician who continually is not documenting his exam on his new patients. We have talked to him about it and he says he wil... [ Read More ]
Dear hiring manager, I am a business professional seeking entry level coding/billing to re-enter healthcare field. Seeking a remote position, part time or full time.
I have attached my resume for you... [ Read More ]
i work for the DoD and coders are expected to code "across the board". So far I have been doing good with the exception of ACUPUNCTURE! I have a provider who is doing BFA (battlefield acupun... [ Read More ]
Procedure list in detail:
1. Repeat right lower extremity arteriogram
2. Discontinuation of thrombolytic therapy with catheter removal
3. Percutaneous atherectomy with Hawk 1 device of the peroneal... [ Read More ]