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Look for three things in the documentation to accurately report encounters in ICD9CM and ICD10CM. According to the American Burn Association an estimated 486000 hospital admissions and visits to hospi... [ Read More ]
Can anyone tell me how they would code the procedure below? I don't do many hemi's to TSA's and I can only find advice from prior to the revision TSA codes coming out. I think I am just confusing myse... [ Read More ]
I am looking at 27752 with both tibia/fibula, I am also looking at 27788 distal fibula & 27825 for the salter harris ii distal tibia. I appreciate any feedback. Thank you in advance.
PREOPERA... [ Read More ]
Looking for feedback on a chief complaint. Since reason for appointment states the need for a diabetic foot exam, would the chief complaint be diabetes or should I pick up something els... [ Read More ]
Any help would be appreciated. I cannot find out any information.
Denial code N674: Not covered unless a pre-requisite procedure/service has been provided.
Billed 60 yr old lady for a joint inj... [ Read More ]
Left endoscopic maxillary antrostomy with removal of 2 dental implant fragments. 2 incisions from left uncinate process with ostium up to inferior turbinate/meatus.
Looking for CPT codes, please and ... [ Read More ]
Note doesn't state whether partial or total, but it does say "right superficial parotidectomy with facial nerve dissection."
Question #1: Would this be 42415 or 42420?
Question #2 Would d/... [ Read More ]
Has anyone charged for an open subpectoral decompression?? I need to give codes for pre-auth. The dx is slap tear.
I've triple-checked with the sx scheduler. She says this is what the dr wrote, but I ... [ Read More ]