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    Topaz Procedure

    Does anyone have experience coding this procedure? Any information that can be given would be very helpful. Thank you
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    E/M billable on the same day that procedure is schedule?

    When patients are in the office and are having issues (positive stool), they are placed on the schedule for a colonoscopy within the next week, can an E/M be billed for that visit? Or is this part of the surgical package?
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    Cannulated Screw Revision

    would anyone be able to help with a code for a patient that had cannulated screws that were cutting within the subchondral articular surface of the femoral head which were removed and replaced. The Operative Procedure: Removal of failed loosening hardware with secondary exchange of...
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    observation vs. inpatient stay

    case management states patient does not meet requirement for inpatient or observation status. what would be the procedure codes used for a two day stay? patient has medicare as primary insurance
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    Bachelors

    Has anyone continued to further their education to a bachelors degree? If so how did you get started?
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    post op care only

    thank you
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    post op care only

    the date of service does not change to the surgery date correct, the date charged with the fx code is the date the patient is seen.
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    post op care only

    could someone refresh my memory on how we follow the format for post op care only. My provider is caring for a patient after she had a fx hip surgery done at other facility and is now in our office for fu care.
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    Consult

    Can a consult be billed if the patient is referred by a PA/NP to the speciality doctor?
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    Remote Auditor for Orthopedics and Spine Surgery

    Can you tell me some information about your company pertaining to this job posting? Thank you
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    proficiency testing

    if you do not pass the ICD-10 Proficiency Assessment test in the two attepts can you purchase it again to retry? Would anyone know this information?
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    Remote coding positions available

    I am interested in the position. Here is my email address. dsmm160@windstream.net Thank You,
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    meniscectomy\synovectomy

    can a meniscectomy be coded with a synovectomy, if so is modifier needed
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    dx code for TFCC

    need help with dx for TFCC tear, triangular fibrocartilage ligament complex tear
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    Ob/gyn coding seminars

    I am new to coding OB/GYN, does anyone have any information where I can attend any seminars or any good websites for this speciality.
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