AAPC - Back to school
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Screening colonoscopy

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Greeley, Colorado


    AAPC: Back to School
    V76.51, 211.3.
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007


    And don't forget to use the "pointer" field, Field 24E on the CMS 1500 form and indicate 2 to point to the second diagnosis code as instructed in this MLN Matters: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/MLNMattersArt...ads/se0746.pdf
    Last edited by j.berkshire; 01-11-2010 at 10:47 AM. Reason: edit
    Jenny Berkshire, CPC, CEMC, CGIC

  3. #3


    yes, polyp secondary.


Similar Threads

  1. Screening colonoscopy
    By beachgrl62 in forum Anesthesia
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-05-2015, 10:00 AM
  2. Screening Colonoscopy vs Problem Colonoscopy
    By puggles in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-25-2014, 06:08 AM
  3. Screening Colonoscopy versus Surveillance Colonoscopy
    By wsoler in forum Gastroenterology
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 10-10-2013, 05:11 PM
  4. E/M and screening colonoscopy
    By katelliott80 in forum Gastroenterology
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-12-2009, 12:48 PM
  5. Screening Colonoscopy
    By DLB in forum Gastroenterology
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-16-2009, 07:41 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.