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Stellar skin cancer coding requires more than just an understanding of ICD9CM principles for neoplasms. By Betty Hovey CPC CPMA CPCI CPB CPCH CPCD The more you know about skin cancer and anatomy the e... [ Read More ]
Where can I find some great information to talk to providers about using this diagnosis for testing? From what I have found so far, it can not be used during the pandemic, and if it is, it can be used... [ Read More ]
Can someone please help or direct in the direction for the IOP/partial hospitalization billing? We have a facility that is billing S0201/ Rev code 0912 with H0015/0906 on the same day. Is this al... [ Read More ]
My doctors asked if there is a way to capture charges for 97597-8 Debridement (eg, high pressure waterjet with/without suction, sharp selective debridement with scissors, scalpel and forceps),... [ Read More ]
We have recently recieved an influx of denials on malignant excisions for basal cell carcinoma due to the fact that --according to BCBS-- BCC is considered benign "because it is unlikely to metas... [ Read More ]
When does an ASC append the modifier 51? From my understanding over the last 13 years Modifier 51 is not on the ASC list. Therefore I have never used it. Molina is stating they processed some of our c... [ Read More ]
I am having a very hard time getting Bilateral Add on codes processed correctly by Medicare jurisdiction J8 Mac WPS GHA when there are 3 levels.
My example is Bilateral Lumbar Discectomies... [ Read More ]