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 ]
Can someone please advise which modifier is more appropriate in this scenario:
Two units of 88342 billed. IHC performed on two distinct specimen but from same organ (cervix). Would XS or XU be more a... [ Read More ]
I'm brand new to billing. I'm in NY state as a Physical Therapy office biller and I'm having trouble with this particular patient. Wellcare medicare advantage plan primary, then fidelis PICC Long Term... [ Read More ]
Hello All. Maybe someone out there can offer advice.
I work within the Compliance Department of a healthcare facility. One of the compliance initiatives for 2021 is to audit telehealth visits (spec... [ Read More ]
My provider previously placed an EVD thru a burr hole. Now the EVD has become dislodged and the patient is taken back to the OR to replace the EVD thru the existing burr hole site. What CPT would you ... [ Read More ]
61556 is what the physician wants to use, but I need some expert advice, please.
Patient brought into the operating room and placed supine on the operating table. General anesthesia was induced after... [ Read More ]
My radiologist is saying if a superficial venous and deep venous ultrasound is done and dictated for venous insufficiency there should be two separate CPT codes. We have always used 93970 ... [ Read More ]
From a coder's/biller's standpoint, what are your thoughts on Athena for an orthopedic/ neurological practice? I have heard mixed reviews. I have no experience with it myself, but my... [ Read More ]