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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i work for a large oncology practice that has a hospital system doing their coding for them. the coding is provider based & the setting is an outpt clinic within the hospital. my question is: ho... [ Read More ]
One of our providers wishes to charge a cancellation fee for a patient with Horizon NJ Health who has repeatedly cancelled their appointments at the last minute (as the provider was at the door for a ... [ Read More ]
Hello. I need some guidance on billing for the shoulder abduction device after surgery. Basically, is this device billed as a DME product or supply or should it be billed at all as it is part of the... [ Read More ]
Hello everyone -
is anyone familiar with the correct CPT code to use for ICG during cholecystectomy? done some research and states it may be integral to main procedure but then I read that you can c... [ Read More ]
I know that it is illegal to make corrections to a medical record after a denial, in order to get the claim paid, or after documents are requested by a payor. In fact it is not appropriate to... [ Read More ]
If you came across a statement of 'felt to be' or 'believe to be' when the provider is talking about a condition, would you consider this an uncertain diagnosis and not code it? Some stated to me that... [ Read More ]
Had a provider that performed a TEE on a patient then left practice without dictating note. Another provider reviewed films and dictated note. Can this be billed for his part of reviewing films with... [ Read More ]
This one has me doing circles. Any input would be helpful. Especially if I need to query him if this is not a 99205.
Currently I get a 99204
I working the problem up as 1 stable chronic condition ... [ Read More ]