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    Question pessary device

    Hi. our health center is not a DME provider and we ordered pessary device for insertion in the office. can we still bill the device?
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    Question CPT coding

    during treatment of corns and callosities(CPT 11056) provider noted superficial ulceration(same area) and treated with debridement of devitalized tissue(CPT 97597). can I bill these 2 together
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    cervical length screening

    United Heathcare does not reimburse for ICD10 Z36.86( Encounter for antenatal screening for cervical length ). usually when patient has history of short cervix or preterm labor, our provider would have patient come in for transvaginal ultrasounds with sonographer to determine cervical length...
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    Question home well visit

    is there a specific E/M code for when providers sees established elderly patient at patient's home to perform well exam? or do i just code 99397 with POS 12?
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    hi need help with this scenerio: patient with diagnosis of Sebaceous cyst has been treated with I&D abscess and kenalog injection. I billed 10060(incision and drainage) J3301(kenalog) 96372(Therapeutic, prophylactic, or diagnostic injection (specify substance or drug); subcutaneous or...
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    Question OB ultrasound

    wonder how you guys code when patient is seen by sonographer for BPP, NST and gorwth. coded 76818 and 76816 and payer wont pay both. I don't see any exclusions between these 2 codes. do I need to add a modifer?
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    Question D&C in office

    D&C without suction performed in office for incomplete abortion. can I use 59812 although no suction was used?
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    Question replacement of IV access

    patient with POT syndromn is being seen by pcp to replace IV access at chest area which had fallen out. original placement was done with different provider. is there a CPT code for the replacement? or is it included in E/M?
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    Question personal history ICD-10

    is there a time frame for when a condition can be coded as history of? for example: patient follows up with primary care 7 days after being treated in ER for cellulitis. the condition is now resolved. do i code Z09, Z87.2?
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    insufficient prenatal care

    Hi from which gestational week is it considered insufficient care? lets say patient presents for her first OB visit at 17 weeks(second trimester) is this considered late prenatal care?
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    AmniSure ROM

    just want to clarify if CPT code 84112 is correct to use for ROM(rupture of fetal membranes) test.
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    IUD attemt

    but service was discontinued not because would threaten the patient’s health, provider had trouble locating the strings
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    IUD attemt

    good morning if provider attempted to remove an IUD but was unsuccessful, can I use 58301 with modifier 52?
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    so i dont bill the mannual clot removal at all?
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    an hour after delivery patitent experianced heavy bleeding. was brought back to OR for Manual exploration of the uterus and cervix with removal of clots from uterus. can i bill 59160?