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Revised instructions indicate payment status for new CPT codes. The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS has issued changes to the October update of the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule D... [ 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 ]
Over the past several months as the COVID19 pandemic has raged on the American Medical Association AMA has expedited the approval and release of CPT codes to enable reporting of the various testing me... [ 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 ]
I am trying to determine if it is acceptable to use a 57 modifier on the E/M code used for an exam if we already have the surgery scheduled with the surgery center.
I have two different scenar... [ Read More ]
Hello there, So the company I work for tells us to always put a Q modifier. but the problem is half the time I only have enough information for 1 class B finding and 1 class C finding. So what the hec... [ Read More ]
I have a question about a procedure that a co-worker and I are tossing back and forth as to which way to code. Patient admitted with an obstruction and CT shows a mass. Doctor decided to d... [ Read More ]
The patient comes into the hospital outpatient department to have it hooked up, which can be billed as 95700. Can the tech charge for unmonitored EEG (95708) be billed 1 time per day when performed at... [ Read More ]
I am wondering if you can reschedule the CPC exam if you are already scheduled and a there is a conflict with the date. My exam is scheduled in September so it is more than a month away and I don't wa... [ Read More ]
One of our providers who is an Orthopedic Oncologist removed a sarcoma of the left shoulder CPT 23078 in September. He has continued to bill regular office visit codes rather than post op visits becau... [ Read More ]
We have a new Pediatrician in our office and she would like to bill cpt code 96161 (Edinburgh depression screening) for the mom on the babies well visit chart. Can we do this?
Monica Salvat... [ Read More ]