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    Risk for thrombocytopenia assessment

    Good Morning, I’m hoping to get some advice on a particular scenario. Patient is having surgery in the near future. Patient is sent to a separate physician for assessment of his chronic thrombocytopenia. The thrombocytopenia is a new condition to the assessing physician, but not a new...
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    Incident to billing

    Good Morning, I'm hoping for some help with deciphering what documentation is required to determine what would be considered "incident to". I have a record that the PA did the history and exam and then signs that portion, the MD then does the impression and plan and signs his portion and also...
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    OB visit with ultrasound

    Good Morning, I'm not that familiar with OB visit billing and could use some help. Patient is seen for initial OB visit at 8 wks, is scheduled to come back in 2 wks for an ultrasound. No complications, normal pregnancy. Same physician will take care of prenatal, delivery and postpartum care...
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    Radiation Oncology E/M

    Good Morning, I'm wondering if there are any resources out there to help with E/M coding for radiation oncology that someone can share. More specifically, I'm looking for examples of what the documentation would look like and the reasoning behind the E/M codes selected. One of my most...
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    Radiation Oncology E/M

    Good Morning, I'm wondering if there are any resources out there to help with E/M coding for radiation oncology that someone can share. More specifically, I'm looking for examples of what the documentation would look like and the reasoning behind the E/M codes selected. One of my most...
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    lumbosacral microdiscectomy without laminotomy

    Good Morning, I need some help in finding a CPT code for a lumbosacral microdiscectomy with no mention of laminotomy of any kind. See documentation below. All the resources I'm coming across suggest 63030, but this code mentions a laminotomy. Thank you, Laura A longitudinal incision was then...
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    risk for follow up visit, no further issues

    Good Morning, I'm looking for some help in determining what the risk would be for a patient returning for a followup of hand surgery 20 weeks post op. There is no further treatment, prescriptions or issues remaining. Patient is to just continue stretching exercises and return as needed. I say...
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    Table of Risk - presenting problem

    Good Morning, I'm hoping someone can help me determine the level of risk in respect to the presenting problem for certain conditions. Since the overall risk would be the higher level of presenting problem, diagnostic procedures ordered, and management options selected, I'm a little stuck on how...
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