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    96160 for tyrer cuzick model screening

    Our manager wants our providers to bill cpt code 96160 when a patient completes the Tyrer Cuzick breast cancer risk assessment. Is this appropriate? I think it's part of the E & M but can't find any info on it. Thanks
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    Sick / well same date

    Help. Disagreement with co coder . I have an np that did a well woman and found a lump in the pt breast. She ordered an us . I have no hpi as there was no complaint. I have no exam above the normal breast exam. All i have is mdm of moderate for new prob with work up. I say sick visit isnt...
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    Sick/well documentation compliance

    Help. Disagreement with co coder . I have an np that did a well woman and found a lump in the pt breast. She ordered an us . I have no hpi as there was no complaint. I have no exam above the normal breast exam. All i have is mdm of moderate for new prob with work up. I say sick visit isnt...
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    Sick/well on same date

    Help. Disagreement with co coder . I have an np that did a well woman and found a lump in the pt breast. She ordered an us . I have no hpi as there was no complaint. I have no exam above the normal breast exam. All i have is mdm of moderate for new prob with work up. I say sick visit isnt...
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    Z00.00 rule

    Does icd 10 really restrict same day sick and well visits? After reading the article in the july issue of the aapc magazine , me and my fellow coder agreed with what is stated however, our corporate office doesnt agree with the article and states there are no changes needed by our providers in...
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    Sick and well visits billed on same date 2017 rule

    Does icd 10 really restrict same day sick and well visits? After reading the article in the july issue of the aapc magazine , me and my fellow coder agreed with what is stated however, our corporate office doesnt agree with the article and states there are no changes needed by our providers in...
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    Wiki Gangrene and diabetic foot ulcer

    Hi- i just took a refresher course on icd 10 on aapc and one of the practice to be coded examples states pt was seen for a diabetic right great toe ulcer with gangrene, necrosis to the bone. The "correct" answer is e11.621 i96 l97.514 why is i96 on there when the book states i96 excludes...
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    exam documented under hpi

    I have a specialist that under the HPI note section of the patients record on our EMR "CT scan shows no inflammatory process or mass, also no hernia. The Left-sided tenderness is significantly decreased. Exam is unremarkable. No evidence of abdominal surgical disease at this point. RTC prn."...
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