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    Diagnosis code

    I have a patient who is high risk and has cancer and needs vaccinations on a yearly basis. We recently gave him another dose of the Pneumococcal vaccine and he got one in 2017 and 2018. Is there a specific diagnosis code to use besides Z23 so Medicare will cover it. Thanks in advance!
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    End of Life care

    I had a patient's wife come into the office to discuss with the doctor end of life care without the patient in the office. I originally billed medicare with the code 99214 and the initially paid for it. But now I got an error from Medicare stating "the procedure code/type of bill is inconsistent...
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    Sepsis due to ESBL UTI?

    Usually ICD code is A41.51 is appropriate because ESBL is usually in the urine.