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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 ]
One of the codes 99072 is for reporting additional supplies used to mitigate spread of the virus. The American Medical Association AMA announced Sept. 8 two new Category I CPT codes to meet the changi... [ Read More ]
And that8217s not all CMS has issued new coding guidance too. The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS implemented 12 new ICD10PCS codes to allow Medicare and other insurers to identify the u... [ Read More ]
As if the coronavirus pandemic wasnt bad enough as it is fraudsters in the healthcare industry are manipulating it to further their wealth. The ongoing public health crisis has spawned a rash of fraud... [ Read More ]
If a patient gets a UA done during today's visit and your doctor reviews it, can that count for 1 point towards lab review even if we bill for the UA? (for 2020 or 2021) or is that considered double d... [ Read More ]
I have my first interview for an office visit medical coding position tomorrow. They mentioned a 10 minute quiz will be given at the interview. Any suggestions on what information to look over? What... [ Read More ]
These new guidelines only apply to office visit codes (99202-99205, 99211-99215). However, my question is about all the other E/M codes. Those codes still require the Hx and PE elements t... [ Read More ]
Hello Everyone, I wasn't sure whether this particular instance is better described as 25515 or 22525. No percutaneous fixation was performed so I'm not sure if 25525 qualifies, but there is a Galeazzi... [ Read More ]
I have my first interview tomorrow for an office visit coding position. They mentioned I will be given a 10 minute coding quiz. Any suggestions on what I should look over before the interview? What ... [ Read More ]
If the U.S. changes to a single payer/Medicare for all type of system, what will the effect be on billing and coding? I would think it would eliminate a lot of our jobs. If everyone has the same insu... [ Read More ]
We are going to start Covid testing in our office with nasal probe and Sofie rapid system for screening our pt's for prior to their surgery in our office. We were informed by McKesson to use CPT cod... [ Read More ]
I'm looking for suggestions on entry level positions in healthcare/insurance, specifically job titles, that I can use in my job search engine. I've used "patient registration", "medical... [ Read More ]
Is anyone out there billing for Regenerative Amniotic Allograft, aka Stem Cell Injections?
I know there is no CPT code as procedure is currently billed with Q code. NO LCD.
I'm working for a physi... [ Read More ]