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Claim denials cost the medical industry over 1 million annually. How much of that comes from your practice You spend time interpreting sometimes confusing health plan benefits and coverages and wordy ... [ Read More ]
Mr Dr. I bill for is seeing patients via telehealth who are admitted in the hospital. I'm wondering what POS are you guys using for this situation? We are using 02 ? But I'm not sure if that is right.... [ Read More ]
An NPP has billed many visits with 99358 in SNF place of service.
99358 is rarely billed. These visits are billed stating a generic statement - Extensive MR review, Rx review, detail discussion wit... [ Read More ]
Provider performed a MPJ amputation along with the proximal 1/3 of the metatarsal - he calls it a 5th ray resection. I'm finding conflicting info on whether I can code this as 28810 - since he did no... [ Read More ]
Hi, This is Rama Rao Gasikanti ,CPC-A Certification holder. I passed the exam online( Dallas) in the month of August 2021.
I am an Anesthesiologist too with 25 Years in Medical Field. All my Medica... [ Read More ]
28285 was performed at the IPJ for hammertoe and 28270 performed at the MPJ for add'l contracture.
Can these be reported separately because of the different joints or is the 28270 bundled into the 282... [ Read More ]
I have a coding question. I am new to neuro. I am looking for a code for mass screw fixation of the cervical 4,5 and 6. I found 22841 but it doesn't state just screws. Any ideas?
Thank you in advance... [ Read More ]
I took my CPMA and just found out I did not pass. I got a 63%. I had taken the online course and completed the 3 practice exams that came in the bundle I purchased.
My questions is: would is be ad... [ Read More ]
Our ENT MD sees patient in hospital for first time.
She spends an hour at bedside.
Her History is not Comprehensive, so she only scores a 99221 for MDM, 1995 guidelines..
But CPT says 50 minutes is us... [ Read More ]
This is a silly question, but does anyone know if we are to use the pre or post debridement measurements to correctly code for wound debridements eg. 97597-97598, 11042-11047? I've looked into this bu... [ Read More ]