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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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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I am hoping I can get some feed back with the new E/M Coding in Eye Care. What tests are appropriate in eye care in the data elements? Contrasts sensory, Sherma, tear break up tests?, D... [ Read More ]
Does anyone have any tips for getting Medicare to Reimburse for Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP)? I've been reading and looking over guidelines and I can't find anything useful. To make matters com... [ Read More ]
Does anyone have any type of MAT billing tools? A clinic in TN is wanting to start Methadone treatment in 2021 with the Medicaid MCO's and I have no guidance for them and how to do their billing. Onli... [ Read More ]
Does any one know who to code the NDC for these films?
I have J0574 for the CPT and then my NDC is 47781-0357-03. Which is the new NDC 11-digit. But when I call Medicaid they are stating that the NDC... [ Read More ]
With all the changes to office visit E&M's using time based coding, is there any affect on the telehealth services? We often have to cross walk the telehealth visits (99441-99443) to an outpatie... [ Read More ]
We are going back and forth and would like some clarification on the new MDM criteria. It states each unique test, are they counted separately if they are separate CPT codes? If you have 3 unique t... [ Read More ]
Does anyone know why different payors use different edit programs? What is the difference between NCCI Edits and McKesson edits? Sometimes, we get denials from payors even there is no edit between c... [ Read More ]
Does anyone know where I can find clinical examples using the new 2021 E/M Guidelines? The new CPT book does not include examples for Office or Other Outpatient Services in Appendix C. We have a provi... [ Read More ]
It seems easier to add the modifier 25/bill a visit together with a minor procedure now that there are no specific requirements for history and exam. For example, if a patient had fungal toenails deb... [ Read More ]