AAPC - Back to school
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Pediatric coding question

  1. #1

    Default Pediatric coding question

    AAPC: Back to School
    When billing well child checks i.e. 99393, can you affix a modifier and bill 99173 (vision screening) successfully?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    San Diego


    Hi there....I found a really cool link/article on a Pediatric Coding Alert that addresses your question. Hope it helps & Good Luck!

    Sylvia Thompson, CPC
    Billing Supervisor
    San Diego, CA

Similar Threads

  1. Chicagoland area pediatric coding opportunity (physician coding)
    By pedscoder21 in forum Employment General Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-18-2015, 09:20 AM
  2. Pediatric coding
    By Mgonz928 in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-11-2014, 08:04 PM
  3. Pediatric Neurosurgery Coding Question
    By Rosabell in forum Pediatrics
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-13-2010, 09:29 AM
  4. New to Pediatric Coding
    By cedwards in forum Pediatrics
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 07-09-2008, 10:39 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.