Uninsured patients don't have to be the downfall of your practice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Insight into the history of ICD and how it has changed over time is key to developing a plan for moving forward and embracing ICD-11.
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Understand what the physician is documenting to improve coding accuracy. Since the beginning of grade school, we are encouraged to expand our vocabulary, read literature, and improve our grammar. We q... [ Read More ]
Very new to E&M and our providers basically use this same template for all the exams. When they code a comprehensive level e&m, Im not always sure its accurate because I am not certain the exa... [ Read More ]
I'm new to telemedicine billing. Is there flexibility in way the date of service is configured? More specific could we use universal time Vs local time? My company is billing services for the next dat... [ Read More ]
I have ran across a patient's claim where DMERC is denying: Benefit maximum for this time period or occurrence has been reached. We billed out 1 unit of L3670-LT-KX this year. Anybody have any suggest... [ Read More ]
The documentation in the HPI states:
Chronic pain: The patient is being seen for the follow-up of chronic back pain. The patient reports no change in the condition. Comorbid Illnesses: depression an... [ Read More ]
When coding smoking cessation, does the time documented in the notes need to be a specific time, or is a range of time (5-6 minutes) ok to use? Is anything else required for documentation of smoking ... [ Read More ]
We recently had an issue with a provider wanting to bill 27829 (Open treatment of distal tibiofibular joint [syndesmosis] disruption, includes internal fixation, when performed) and 27781 (Closed... [ Read More ]