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    riyascaria updated their status.
    Hi every one ,I would likes to know the CPT code for mesotherapy with dermapen . I am working as a medical coder for a cosmetic medical center Abudhabi,UAE. Kindly advise me
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    Hi! I am very interested in this position. I have CPC-A and CEMC. I am removing my A in 1 and half month. I worked at a surgical clinic and have tons of experience with E/M. Please contact me at minhakm@gmail.com if you could give me a chance for...
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    Hi, I attended the local chapter meeting last Monday and the event was about procedure codes update and I learned that about modifier 50 as mentioned by Thomas7331 and also the speaker mentioned that modifier 63 which was surgery only code now is...
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    csperoni replied to the thread Wet mount 87210.
    While I suppose it's not impossible, I can't imagine any family practice actually INTERPRETING their patient's PAP smears. The 88141-88175 are for the pathologist/laboratory to use for interpreting PAPs. Unless you are located in some remote...
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    ecidestrada reacted to heatherwinters's post in the thread Wet mount 87210 with Like Like.
    Our provider is going to start coding and billing for Wet Mounts 87210, Q0111, Q0112. Does anyone have any helpful information for things that I need to watch out for when billing and coding for this? Thanks :-)
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    ecidestrada reacted to csperoni's post in the thread Wet mount 87210 with Like Like.
    87210 Smear, primary source WITH INTERPRETATION, wet mount for infectious agents should not be used if you are taking a specimen and sending it out. Skin scraping is not a biopsy and not separately reportable. It would be included in the E&M...
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    csperoni replied to the thread Question Antepartum date.
    I should note that less than 4 antepartum visits are billed individually for the date of service & E/M level provided.
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    csperoni replied to the thread Question Antepartum date.
    You should be reporting the to/from dates that the care spanned. I found the below on the Emblem Health website https://www.emblemhealth.com/providers/claims-corner/coding/coding-antepartum-care-by-different-provider-groups The following are...
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    ecidestrada replied to the thread Wet mount 87210.
    i also work at a family practice and they are just starting to do microscopic vaginal smears and my question is do we bill 87210 and 87220 or just 87210? Any advice would greatly be appreciated...
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    ahalle replied to the thread Allogenic Bone Graft CPT needed.
    You can download it here: https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Coding/NationalCorrectCodInitEd Just scroll down to downloads at the bottom and pick NCCI Policy Manual file.
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    My doc is doing a ligament repair on the Bifurcate ligament in the foot. I can't find a ligament repair for the foot just the collateral ligament repair for the ankle. Thinking this would be an unlisted code but what do I use as a comparison...
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    Can someone please help me out with what date to use on the claim when billing for antepartum care?
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    Just began ear piercing in our practice. How do you code the 69090? How do we code the ear rings? How do we code the application of lidocaine? Is the lidocaine included? CPT code 69090, is this bilateral, or do we bill for right and left? We...
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    CPCO Exam Hello All, I noticed that there were many questions in this thread about the CPCO Certification Exam for 2018. Since I just took mine on 4/20/18 (for the second time!!) -I figured I can give you guys some helpful pointers. For...
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    SAME HERE SUSAN, I TOOK IT AND FAILED , TOOK PRACTICE TESTS AND STUDIED .. THE QUESTIONS ARE VERY CONFUSING AND TRICKY
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