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Get the proper reimbursement for burn treatment in the physicians office. By Charlene EndreBurgett MSHCM CMA CPC CPMMCS CMSCS How often does your practice see a patient with the common sunburn Or some... [ Read More ]
Can anyone help provide some guidance as to whether a provider has to request both E0745(STIMULATOR, NEUROMUSCULAR, ELECTRONIC SHOCK UNIT) and E0731 (TENS OR NMES, CONDUCTIVE GARMENT)- billed to... [ Read More ]
Hi - I'm trying to find some clear documentation regarding requirements on when notes need to be signed. We have one primary care provider whose notes are billed before they're signed (he completes th... [ Read More ]
Hello. Need some guidance with a situation that came up in our office. We had a new patient who had no access to a computer and came into our office to use our computer to do a telehealth video app... [ Read More ]
If our provider ordered a lab and we are not billing for it, we would count a point towards Ordering of tests. Would we also count a point for Review of test for that same lab? I am confused when to u... [ Read More ]
need help with coding
PTA atherectomy of the left anterior tibial artery for CTO
PTA of the left posterior tibial artery
Super selective injection of the left anterior tibial, peroneal and posterior ... [ Read More ]
A patient has bee in the ICU for over 10 days and the original dx was for SAH and Contusion of temporal lobe. Both of these dx codes have resolved although, she is still having issues around this dx ... [ Read More ]
It seems easier to add the modifier 25/bill a visit together with a minor procedure now that there are no specific requirements for history and exam. For example, if a patient had fungal toenails deb... [ Read More ]
My CHCC wants to start billing for RN services, mainly telehealth such as transitional care, follow up after discharge, covid testing results, and others, but I can not find any info on that.. I would... [ Read More ]
In determining the number and complexity of problems with the new guidelines, we no longer count the problem points, right? The MDM guidelines don't really make this clear, IMO.
Evaluation and Manag... [ Read More ]
For 2021 billing for a telemedicine visit, if the total time pre/during/post visit meets the requirements for billing 99215, and 99417 should both be billed as telemedicine with the appropriate modifi... [ Read More ]