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Quality reporting wont pay off in 2020 for some eligible clinicians unless they do this. Eligible clinicians who achieved Qualifying Alternative Payment Model APM Participant QP status in 2018 should ... [ Read More ]
For a code that has no relative value units RVUs and commands 0.00 in Medicare nonfacility fees 99000 Handling andor conveyance of specimen for transfer from the office to a laboratory has received a ... [ Read More ]
New website is tailored to mobile devices. COVID19 may have delayed the revamp of Medicares Compare web tools but it didnt scuttle the effort altogether. The Medicare Care Compare website which rolls ... [ Read More ]
One of the codes 99072 is for reporting additional supplies used to mitigate spread of the virus. The American Medical Association AMA announced Sept. 8 two new Category I CPT codes to meet the changi... [ Read More ]
Maintain your certifications without spending a dime. You passed your credential exam and now you have the responsibility of maintaining a level of professionalism through continued learning. Continui... [ Read More ]
Any help would be appreciated. I cannot find out any information.
Denial code N674: Not covered unless a pre-requisite procedure/service has been provided.
Billed 60 yr old lady for a joint inj... [ Read More ]
When coding bilateral lumbar facet blocks L3-4, L4-5, and L5-S1 I use 64493-50, 64494, 64494, 64495, 64495. Most insurance companies are denying the 2nd 64494 and 64495 as duplicates or exceeding numb... [ Read More ]
I have a physician who is wanting an x-ray AP and Lateral of the entire leg before a knee replacement. How do you all code for that? Code for each area? Exp... hip, femur, knee, lower leg, and ankle o... [ Read More ]
Can anyone tell me how they would code the procedure below? I don't do many hemi's to TSA's and I can only find advice from prior to the revision TSA codes coming out. I think I am just confusing myse... [ Read More ]
What HIPAA/OSHA training website do you use for your medical doctor's office training and retraining employees and the physician for Texas? One that includes Texas HB 300. We were using Healthcare Com... [ Read More ]
I paid for CPC, CPC-P and CPMA classes, good through 2/28/17, and can no longer sign into AAPC blackboard. Has the website changed addresses does anybody know?
Leah Johnson RN... [ Read More ]
I have a PCP that billed on 8/18/20 a 99215 and 99496 (TCM). NOW on 9/8 he sent a list of dates and phone calls made to the patient and her family and one phone call to another physician. He ... [ Read More ]