Day two of HEALTHCON 2021 began with attendees getting fired up for the day in the HCON Chat. One member wrote, “This is my first ever HEALTHCON conference, I am so excited for today!!!” There wer... [ Read More ]
Several changes have been recently made to the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting for fiscal year (FY) 2021. The guidelines changes affect code assignment for conditions and sympto... [ Read More ]
Uninsured patients don't have to be the downfall of your practice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Wondering how would you handle this situation. Patient fell while going down steps causing left foot pain, unable to bear weight. The patient went to urgent care had x-ray done showing n... [ Read More ]
My office is going to start implanting the SPACEOAR in the office (55874). The business office wants to bill separately for the hydrogel supply. I think it is included in 55874, but do not have any so... [ Read More ]
I work at a pediatric practice and just recently they have decided to change the charge amount for our CPT codes for Medicaid to the same amount we get reimbursed so we are not writing off much any mo... [ Read More ]
We have a NP who went on maternity leave before signing her office visit notes. We are being asked in this circumstance, can her normal supervising provider sign off? We are saying no. Are we corre... [ Read More ]
Looking for a CPT code for - Removal of foreign body in bone of hand - Surgeon wants to use 20680, but I do not think that is correct.
After Eshmarch exsanguination, the pneumo-tourniquet wa... [ Read More ]
I passed the CPC exam in the spring of 2020, and the only job I have been able to find is collections. There's not really in room for advancement at this time where I currently work, so I'm job huntin... [ Read More ]
I just start working in a pathology lab as medical biller and coder. The owner ask me to make a superbill in order to make a simple process in order get the correct codes. Where can I start?... [ Read More ]