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Get precise with anatomy to help code SLAP lesions and Bankart defects. Ken Camilleis CPC CPCI CMRS CCSP Coding shoulderrelated diagnoses and procedures can be a challenge but a working knowledge of t... [ Read More ]
Does anyone have the IVR coding charts from MedLearn that is not using them any more? If you want to sell them please let me know. I am just starting out coding this specialty and could use all the he... [ Read More ]
My interventional physician performed a congenital left heart cath via a transseptal puncture. However, a second EP physician was utilized to perform the transseptal puncture itself, but no EP study ... [ Read More ]
Has anyone seen if there's been a coding change regarding colonoscopies? When a patient has a screening colonoscopy, I of course use Z12.11 as the primary code, followed by polyp codes (if found). I'v... [ Read More ]
Our office is suddenly having denials from UHC for Toradol stating it needs a modifier. UHC is only denying the J1885. This is something that has just recently started happening. When we call UHC th... [ Read More ]
can we gather CEU's for next year if the current year CEU requirements are met?
do we need to store extra CEUs in tracker or after submitting the current year CEUs only we can store in CEU tracker?
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The hospital I work work constantly bills Q9963 for oral contrast along with Q9967 for intravenous contrast, thus creating an edit on Q9967 that a modifier is needed. It is my understanding that when... [ Read More ]