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The modifieris critical to telling the story of your medical coding claim. Just as words with similar definitions convey distinct meanings plan versus scheme for instance so do modifiers with similar ... [ Read More ]
By John F. Bishop PAC CPC CGSC CPRC Abdominal wall reconstruction has become more common in the past 10 years. Such reconstructions may occur for blunt or penetrating abdominal trauma abdominal compar... [ Read More ]
In this procedure my doctor is say he performed 1)septoplasty with open reduction and stabilization of septal fractures 2) open reduction of nasal bone fractures with stabilization
But in the OP notes... [ Read More ]
Does anybody have luck getting 83036 (hemoglobin A1C) paid for on the same date of service that a CMP or BMP (80053 or 80048) is checked? A lot of these patients have diabetes so it doesn't seem unre... [ Read More ]
an we bill for surgical assistants? certified or not certified. These are non licensed personnel I am taking about. Not doctors, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialist or physician assistants.... [ Read More ]
I'm taking over the Compliance portion for a small Dermatology Office. Right now the provider will submit MOHs on one claim, but then submit the biopsy on a different claim that gets signed off a week... [ Read More ]
I am new to Biventricular Pacemakers. I had a physician do a Biventricular Generator change it has right ventricle lead and left ventricle lead. Would I use 33228 ?
Kayla... [ Read More ]
Good Morning and thanks in advance for any help. Our new Managed Medicaid Healthy Blue claims are being denied looking for the original Medicaid Number. Availity seems to need this number for any in... [ Read More ]
I am a Certified Medical Coder (CMC) with a medical credentialing background. I am starting my own business and looking for input as to how do I go about getting clients. I am currently credentialin... [ Read More ]
Good Morning, I am trying to find information about how I would go about getting a job as a contractor and how to gain clients. I want to be able to set my own schedule, but I don't know where to star... [ Read More ]