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For a code that has no relative value units RVUs and commands 0.00 in Medicare nonfacility fees 99000 Handling andor conveyance of specimen for transfer from the office to a laboratory has received a ... [ Read More ]
The updated code set includes EM code revisions and more. Here8217s a preview. Medical coders will get a bit of a reprieve next year when it comes to learning new procedure codes. The CPT Editorial Pa... [ Read More ]
Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule lays the groundwork for payment and policy changes in 2021.The post CMS Proposes Medicare Telehealth Coverage in 2021 appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center.... [ 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 ]
Hi everyone, does anyone know if ordering an EKG can be part of the cancer workup or follow up care? Or if it will be covered for cancer (ie. breast, colon, stomach etc) if patient is having continuat... [ Read More ]
Good morning, I am new to chiropractic coding and billing. I am working for a chiropractor that provides mobile chiropractic care for patients. I am billing for some mobile visits and the sites are at... [ Read More ]
I have a patient that had an I&D by a different provider, in fact a different health system all together. My doc saw this patient for repacking/dressing change. Anyone have a clue what CPT code I ... [ Read More ]
My office is thinking about writing off some claims in the 120+ bucket because they are "uncollectible." Does anyone else do this as well and is there a certain way to document these write o... [ Read More ]
DX: Anogenital wart
Procedure performed: Anoscopic cauterization of the anorectal wart
Intraoperative findings reveal a perianal wart at 5 o'clock position. Endoscopic examination revealed again ac... [ Read More ]
Surgeon performed a breast lumpectomy with adjacent tissue transfer of 56 sq. cm.
I have always coded 19301 with 14301,58.
However, someone pointed out to me that according to CPT, 14301 is "used... [ Read More ]
I have a 2 yr old that has a R Hand injury with fractures of the third, fourth and fifth metacarpals. No manipulations were done, just a clam shell splint and wrapped with an ace wrap. Do I bill 26... [ Read More ]