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Patient in cardiology office for 1 year follow up and echo regarding hypertension, cad, stenosis( echo was scheduled the same time as the 1 year follow ... [ Read More ]
Anyone else in ortho have providers examining a patient for joint pain, either new or established, and they order an MRI to investigate a joint, and code it 99203-99213?
Problems addre... [ Read More ]
The Doctor's that I work for go visit patients in the hospital with the help of an NP.. To bill this shared/split billing, is it enough for the Dr to just sign the note that the NP created or d... [ Read More ]
Does anyone use a 99211 for a foley removal if only the nurse sees the patient?
What about injections like testosterone where the patient brings his own meds? We currently bill 96372 but I wondere... [ Read More ]
I was hoping I could get some help on this issue. When a patient comes for a weight loss visit, some insurance do not cover since we only put the obesity diagnosis. Some of these patie... [ Read More ]
I've been taking the CPB course, and will follow up with the CPC course (probably after the 2023 coding books come out). I've ordered the 2023 books, but it looks like I will at least need the ICD-10-... [ Read More ]
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 ]
Injury and poisoning locations are key components of many insurance claims and especially for workers compensation. In ICD9CM use the following codes with the appropriate fourth digit subcategories to... [ Read More ]