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The new CPT codes are for only nonphysician practitioners who cannot report their own evaluation and management EM services. The post New Behavior Assessment Codes for Telehealth appeared first on AAP... [ Read More ]
Know how to find the answer and improve your clean claims rate. Medicare revises its National Correct Coding Initiative NCCI edits on a quarterly basis. As a medical coder not only must you keep up wi... [ Read More ]
Ever since the publication of the Office of Inspector Generals OIGs portfolio Medicare Needs Better Controls to Prevent Fraud Waste and Abuse Related to Chiropractic Services in February 2018 chiropra... [ Read More ]
The Centers for Medicare 38 Medicaid Services CMS knows that a significant amount of money is being overpaid to insurance companies in the Medicare Advantage program but they have yet to recover these... [ Read More ]
Overlooking separately billable services rendered during the global period will cost your practice dearly. Many obstetricsgynecology OBGYN practices are coding deliveries incorrectly or failing to sub... [ Read More ]
We have partnered with Quest, and have a physician owned lab. We are being told to bill as “office” place of service as opposed to “independent lab.” We have gone back and forth with our bil... [ Read More ]
When coding an EMG, would you pick up the "abnormal study" R94.131 in addition to the dx for example abnormal study: study shows carpal tunnel bilateral.
Would you code dx as: G56.... [ Read More ]
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- When the doctor is not affiliated with a company and he performs an echo, can we bill that Echo under the ... [ Read More ]
I've searched all over the internet and I cannot locate a spine coding cheat sheet. Does anyone have one by chance?
I don't need the ICD-10 information, as I'm mainly looking for the CPT only s... [ Read More ]
I am looking for a Certified Professional Coder in the North Texas area. The position is remote with some office time required so I prefer someone in the genersl area. The job listing and applicatio... [ Read More ]
pt Comes in for arm pain and mentions they have been out of lisinopril For 5 days , Which they take for long term use for their htn . Pt isn’t having any bp issues. Final arm pain. Under the MDM MD... [ Read More ]
For Risk Adjustment, have you encountered guidance to pick up the osteoporosis that is listed in the 'problem list/past medical history' if in the current encounter the patient comes in for a femur fr... [ Read More ]