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 anyone let me know how do we bill for 9 ml of Bupivacaine injection preservative free (Marcaine) .5% 9 ml-?
Dose given is 9 ml
Using Cpt code S0020, which is Bupivacaine HCL 30 Ml, how muc... [ Read More ]
If a patient presents to the labor and deliver floor with an order to rule out labor, the patient receives a non stress test. From those results, the patient is admitted or discharged to the facility.... [ Read More ]
X-ray of the cervical spine shows slight loss of the normal cervical lordosis but no degenerative changes. Examination of her cervical spine shows some limitation in cervical flexion, extension and si... [ Read More ]
Hello, my provider performed a diagnostic laparoscopy and decided to convert to an open procedure. A midline epigastric incision was made with a # 10 scapel. The soft tissues were divided with monopol... [ Read More ]
Does anyone have any suggestions on how we should code the new Biopsy codes for 2019 with the current CCI edits. Should we follow SuperCoder or the CMS website? Has anyone else seen this issue? Thanks... [ Read More ]
Can I please get help on the following. I have no idea all the codes I am suppose to have. I have came up with 37242 and 10030. Then with the caths 36245, 36246, 36247, and 36248 but how many of each?... [ Read More ]
I have 2 scenarios with a question on frequency of billing the RFA codes 64635/64636 and how to apply the Medicare's LCD for both scenarios. LCD's limitation of coverage states below. • For each cov... [ Read More ]
Asssistance for coding for Fiducial markers Placement and Rectal hydrogel spacers insertion. Will there be 2 CPT:
Fiducial markers Placement 55876 & Rectal hydrogel spacers insertion.55874.
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36252 vs 36254 and how many Angioplasties? PROCEDURE: The skin of the right groin was prepped and draped in
sterile fashion. Using US guidance a 21 gauge needle was
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