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Bill Dacey

Bill Dacey

Bill Dacey, CPC, MBA, MHA, is principal in the Dacey Group, a consulting firm dedicated to coding, billing, documentation, and compliance concerns. Dacey is a AAPC-certified instructor and has been active in physician training for more than 20 years.

Facing a coding conundrum? We're here to help. Send your questions to coding expert Bill Dacey at billdacey@msn.com. He will help clear up the confusion, and you may even see your question featured online.

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This month's coding questions look at the difference between a 99243 vs 99244 in a consulting capacity.

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This month's coding questions include what to do with the ROS section of the EHR and whether or not to bill a physical during a follow-up.

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Coding expert Bill Dacey answers questions on the correct definition of 'contact' and the 'mid-point rule' during a medical visit.


Coding expert Bill Dacey has some of the most recent updates to the coding manual. What do you have to know for 2018?


Coding expert Bill Dacey answers your latest coding questions, including an inquiry on how to bill for TCM services.

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This month's coding questions tackle depression screens on elderly patients and coding for interactive complexity.

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In this month's coding column, we also feature answers to prolonged services codes and orthopedic ICD-10 codes.


For this month's coding column, we get a few ICD-10 specific questions on BMI and well child visits.


This month's coding column: What do physicians have to know about coding for telemedicine visits?

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This month's coding column: An elderly patient's grown daughter comes in for an office visit without the patient, is there a code for that?


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