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Medical Billing Tips | Billing for the H1N1 Swine Flu Vaccine

Medical Billing Tips Video Podcast Coding for the H1N1 Swine Flu Vaccine Episode 1 This episode of Medical Billing Tips helps physicians and medical billers to bill for the H1N1 Swine Flu Vaccine. Video Transcript & Show Notes Ouch! I just got the Swine Flu Shot officially known as the H1N1 vaccine. There’s been a lot of confusion on how medical practices should bill for the H1N1, so let’s find out how they should. Since the government is providing the Continue Reading

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Medicare: Video Helps Explain Influenza Vaccine Q Codes

Coding for Medicare Flu Shots Q2035, Q2036, Q2037, Q2038 Medical Billing Guiines Watch the coding for Medicare flu shots video and learn that as of January 1, 2011 if you bill Medicare CPT Code 90658, for the Influenza Virus Vaccine, you will not get paid. Medicare has established five separate influenza vaccine Q Codes to distinguish between the brand-names of influenza vaccines. The HCPCS code G0008 Administration of Influenza Virus Vaccine must still be used for the administration of the Continue Reading

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HITECH Act: Electronic Health Records and Meaningful Use Made Easy

EHR and Meaningful Use – Get Your Incentive Money The HITECH Act provides incentive money for physicians to purchase, implement and use certified electronic health records. One of the criteria for receiving government stimulus money is to demonstrate meaningful use of the EHR. We at Capture Billing have produced a short educational video for physicians, practice administrators and medical office managers to explain the main elements of the HITECH Act. We show though animation how to qualify for the federal Continue Reading

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Medicare Eliminates Consultation Codes for Doctors

Now that Physicians cannot bill Medicare for consultations how will they get paid for patient care? Capture’s medical billing video explains how in easy to understand terms. Washington, DC (Vocus) – December 15, 2009 On January 1, 2010 Medicare will eliminate consultation codes. These codes are what healthcare providers submit to Medicare for reimbursement when a patient is seen for a medical consultation, whether in a provider’s office or hospital setting. Healthcare providers, coders and medical billers will have to Continue Reading

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Medicare Eliminates Consultation Codes

Medical Billing Video Helps explain the New Way to Code Consultations Specialty physicians code lots of consultations  but as of January 1, 2010 Medicare is eliminating all inpatient and outpatient consultation codes. This will make medical billing for consults complicated. So how are physicians suppose to bill for their services and get paid?  Lets take a lo at how by playing the video.      

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