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Make sure your facilitys ED billing guidelines meet criteria outlined in CMS OPPS. Those of you who work in the emergency department ED know that there is a lot of discussion on CPT codes 9928199285 a... [ 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 ]
Become a coding superhero with Xray vision. When is imaging separately reported and how The relative value units RVUs for some codes include the providers use of imaging to accurately visualize the sp... [ Read More ]
Quite a few code changes and revisions were made to the Radiology section of CPT for 2020. Less confusing language and expanded code categories will make life easier for medical coders. Heres a quick ... [ Read More ]
One of our locations uses a hospital for x-rays but our physicians read. We have been billing a -26 modifier with the x-rays that allow technical and professional components. We've gotten denials wh... [ Read More ]
If Clinic A examines a patient and orders a X-ray but the X-ray machine is down and the patient is sent to Clinic B. Clinic B performs the X-ray, which clinic can bill for the X-ray? It is my underst... [ Read More ]
Hello, My provider is looking at using the Endothelix Vendys II Endothelial Function testing. The company is recommending using 93923, a multilevel ABI code for billing. I can only find information... [ Read More ]
The question is coming regarding Locum Tenens
1.) Can NPs & PAs be hired (per-Diem) as a Locum Tenens for a MD, DO or Physician Therapist?
I have review and read all CMS guidelines and it does not... [ Read More ]
I am in need of some help of when to bill the admit charge for an induction due to patient being 40 weeks and also has Chronic Hypertension.
There is list of Medical Complications that are lis... [ Read More ]