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Reimbursement depends on clearly determining why the patients coming to your office. The complementary yearly Medicare visits are tricky to get paid correctly because they require specific documented ... [ Read More ]
QEndoflife planning on agreement of the beneficiary is listed as a requirement for Medicares Initial Preventive Physical Examination IPPE. Does this mean that endoflife planning is optional What docum... [ Read More ]
Want to increase the number of claims that successfully complete processing and enhance a positive cash flow Heed Noridian Administrative Services NAS advice. The Medicare administrative contractor BM... [ Read More ]
I am trying to determine if my large Physician Group can have a drive through COVID testing site. Can the group have patients go to the corporate office parking lot for testing? if so how would the ... [ Read More ]
Hello. Could you please tell me if i can add 44110 to the excision of Ovary 58661 in the report below or I should just add a modifier -22? Thank you very much in advance. I am a new coder.
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So if I have an associates degree and completed two years in health information management plus a year working in the field as a medical coder would I still be assigned the apprentice status? This is ... [ Read More ]
STAR Medical Auditing Services is looking to fill both outpatient and inpatient coding positions. We are looking for part time (20+hrs) or full time Facility Inpatient coders and ProFee Outpatient cod... [ Read More ]
I have been trying to find a coding job for a year now. Where are the jobs? I mean good paying jobs. I don't mean $14 an hour. I am thinking of switching careers back to telecom. I don't think coding ... [ Read More ]
Hi, I am looking for a full time position either remote or in person. I live in Anchorage AK and would not be interested in relocating. Since I started out in a small Family Practice clinic I have be... [ Read More ]
Does anyone know whether 99072 requires the dictation to include the actual minutes spent for going over the required information? I know everything keeps saying that it's used to cover the time spent... [ Read More ]