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New Surgical Coding Modifiers Replace Modifier -59
Over the summer CMS added four new modifiers that will require a much greater degree of specification when coding surgical procedures.
Attending Telephone Consults, Advanced Practitioner Consults
Get coding guidance on resident consultation via telephone; discharging patients; antepartum care; and more.
Coding Questions: Resident Billing Without a Teaching Physician
Is there any "primary-care setting" where a resident may bill the office visit without a teaching physician, other than in the primary-care exception?
IUD Insertion; Established Visit; Coding for Vaccines
Coding questions? We've got the answers.
Abandoning Self-Audits at Your Medical Practice is a Mistake
A recent court case illustrates why physicians need to be vigilant in reporting incorrect claim submissions every time, all the time.
Multiple Procedure Payment Reductions; Error with Code 764.95
Five Common Coding Errors in Medical Practices
Medical practices are concentrating on critical changes as part of the ACA but it is important not to lose focus on the basics of coding.
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