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Ensure providers have the information they need before they need it. At the point of triage patients and family members are typically asked a series of medical interviewhistory questions. At this junc... [ Read More ]
Heightened documentation requirements and new technology require us to see the flaws in our EMRs and correct them. Ive been working in healthcare for more than 30 years. Ive managed internal medicine ... [ Read More ]
PAD-severe right lower extremity intermittent claudication
Severe diffuse right common iliac and right external iliac artery stenosis
Patent bilate... [ Read More ]
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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 t... [ Read More ]
Anyone know if 31239 Dacryocystorhinostomy and 68815 Probing of nasolacrimal duct, with or without irrigation; with insertion of tube or stent can be coded together? I don't see any NCCI edits but was... [ Read More ]
I want an opinion on this report. Doctor did an endoscopic repair of right choanal atresia with posterior septectomy and outfracture of inferior turbinates. I have the whole report below and I have th... [ Read More ]
Previous coder submitted charges below. Insurance denial reason: 75630 26 59 denied for modifier ON THIS SERVICE ON THE SAME DAY IS NOT SUPPORTED BY THE INFORMATION SUBMITTED ON THE CLAIM.
I believe ... [ Read More ]
What ICD10 should I use for "MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDOME CONSISTENT WITH RING SIDEROBLAST AND SINGLE LINEAGE DYSPLASIA?" I was thinking of using dx codes D46.1 and D46.Z; D46.1 for MDS with Rin... [ Read More ]
Hello! Im a coder for a clinic that just got Podiatry. My boss asked me for advice on how to bill toenail trimmings for Medicare. Any advice on this? Does this typically deny? What all needs to be do... [ Read More ]