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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 ]
Open the lines of communication between providers and compliance personnel to achieve clinical documentation improvement.The post Providers and Compliance Personnel The New Dream Team appeared first o... [ Read More ]
Insight into the history of ICD and how it has changed over time is key to developing a plan for moving forward and embracing ICD11.The post The Rules Are Changing ICDs Continued Evolution and the Imp... [ Read More ]
Update your understanding of how to code telehealth services now and in the future.The post Telemedicine Takes Healthcare Into the 21st Century appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center.... [ 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 ]
Hello, everybody. I coded as below for pt. who has Humana medicare advantage and G0009 and 90670 got denied. Did I miss modifier? I hope someone can help me. Thank you very much in advance.
G0438-go... [ Read More ]
Pt had a typical Aortic-bi-iliac Endograft placed (34705) then angiogram showed Type 1 endoleak.
Then 6 EndoAnchors were deployed ( 34712).
Repeat angio still showed Type I endoleak. At this point, he... [ Read More ]
Hello,I have a couple billing questions. I did take the billing course but it didn't answer specific questions I had so I'm assuming this is more of a work experience deal. Any help and information wo... [ Read More ]
previously we were billing out 99000 for covid testing. Now between with the 87426 coming out my office is saying that the 87426 is saying its the antigen and not testing someone. I honestly am un... [ Read More ]
We just added our first psychologist to our practice and I'll be doing the coding and billing of her claims. We're an outpatient, independent clinic specializing in pediatric care in Wisconsin. The pr... [ Read More ]
Is it appropriate/expected to utilize 20705 with 27447 (TKA) because that’s where we are concerned if we need to use it when we remove a manually manipulated antibiotic spacer prior to putting in th... [ Read More ]