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    Assistance with orthopedic collection % benchmarks

    Dear Colleagues, I manage the billing for a six group Ortho practice - I do not have benchmark reference material. The providers are a mix of in and out of network - which affects the billing. Can anyone share reference data for a collection percentage for Orthopaedics/Ortho surgeons? My...
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    99211 with lab tests

    Hello, I have an office that wants to bill a 99211 with the MA or RN assisting a patient with the H Pylori test in their clinic. I am stating no since the patient can do the test themselves and there is no documentation for an E&M visit but meeting some resistance. Any coders out there know...