Payers don’t accept eted CPT® codes, so your claims can’t succeed if your medical procedure codes are out of date. But do you know how often you need to update your CPT® code set? It may be often than you think. Here are some pointers to keep in mind to give your claims their best chance at accurate payment.
Part 4 of our 4 part Medical Claims Christmas series. Strange injuries and illnesses that may occur during the holiday. This may include electrocution, venomous plants, and alcohol.
Part 3 of our 4 part Medical Claims Christmas series. Strange injuries and illnesses that may occur during the holiday. This may include walking, dancing, and flames.
Your myocardial infarction ICD-10-CM 2018 prep isn’t complete until you’ve mastered the changes to the ICD-10 Official Guiines. Separate out which guiines apply to type 1 MIs, and discover how the new focus on types affects your coding of subsequent MIs.
Understanding how to properly bill and code for services provided by NPPs is imperative to running a cost-effective and efficient medical practice.
What every medical biller, coder, or clinical documentation improvement specialist wants physicians to know about queries. Clarifying information written on charts and documents in order to assign codes accurately.
We discuss 5 challenges to proper documentation and coding in a cardiology practice. These challenges include human errors, lack of knowledge regarding current coding and documentation standards, working and charting in multiple care environments, and/or not coding to the highest degree of specificity.
How do you bill for sming cessation counseling? Who’s covered? Who can perform the service? What codes should be used? Are there documentation requirements? How much does it reimburse? Billing 99406 and 99407 is simple if you have the all the information.
There are critical components to the Chronic Care Management patient agreement that you must include to comply with Medicare’s guiines for reimbursement.
Medicare is taking the Chronic Care Management (CCM) program up a notch by offering physicians the opportunity to bill for services they are currently managing for free. Efficient workflows & accurate billing & coding knowledge are key to success with this new revenue stream