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 ]
Two questions.. 1) I can not find any information on how much time Medicare allows for outpatient therapy per week, I thought it was one hour per week limit, but I can not locate any documentation. (F... [ Read More ]
Question on 99441-99443
I have a provider that only spoke with the RN for a patient that was in the Covid unit. the note is very limited. My question is since we only talk to the RN can we bill th... [ Read More ]
CPT codes 57454 & 57420
Per NCCI edits, 57420 is bundled to 57454 and not allowed separate reimbursement
Is there any circumstance where 57454 and 57420 are both payable?
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Does anyone know what is the best cpt codes to use for palliative care delivered in the home and via telehealth? Also is there certain documenation required to be used for Dx code Z51.5 encounter for ... [ Read More ]
I have a provider that revised an instable total knee. He ended up revising the entire femoral component, added posterior and distal augmentation lugs, and then only revised the tibial poly. Does this... [ Read More ]
I'm in Michigan and when we do a Medicare Annual Wellness Exam, we always bill G0444-59 for reporting purposes when eligible. For some reason Medicare has denied it with CO-236 This procedure or proce... [ Read More ]
Can a closed reduction and percutaneous both be billed together or would the closed reduction be included in the perc. pinning?
Closed reduction and percutaneous pinning of the metacarpal bone in the... [ Read More ]
I took exam on Sunday night and Monday morning.
This is my fault, I knew, I was not fully prepared. I was taking practice exams through CCO, and was getting 65% and less. I just decided... [ Read More ]