Billing for Therapy Functional Reporting Therapy G Codes PT OT SLP
Jan10

Billing for Therapy Functional Reporting Therapy G Codes PT OT SLP

We saw this change Effective January 1, 2013 – The Therapy Functional Reporting Therapy G Codes The Policy: Therapy Functional Reporting Therapy G Codes   WHY the Change?   Section 3005(g) of MCTRJCA says, “The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall implement, beginning on January 1, 2013, a claims-based data collection strategy that is designed to assist in reforming the Medicare payment system for outpatient...

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How to Bill and Code for Urine Drug Screen to Medicare
Jan07

How to Bill and Code for Urine Drug Screen to Medicare

*** 2017 NEW CPT CODES FOR URINE DRUG SCREENING – READ AND CLICK HERE! Here’s an article on How to Bill and Code for Urine Drug Screen to Medicare The Necessity of Drug Screening A pain doctor may perform drug screening test on his patients making sure his patients are compliant with their prescribed pain medication especially when they are on narcotic pain medications. But how to bill and code for urine drug screen to...

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Billing Chemodenervation for Pain Management
Jan06

Billing Chemodenervation for Pain Management

If you are among physician offices, coders and billers who are still confused on how to code and do billing chemodenervation for pain management, I hope this article will help you clear the confusion. Billing Chemodenervation for Pain Management It is a challenge billing chemodenervation for pain management for any billers, coders and physicians. In 2014, we… Please LOGIN HERE to view this content. Or, REGISTER HERE Find this...

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Billing Paravertebral Facet Joint Nerve Destruction RFL
Jan06

Billing Paravertebral Facet Joint Nerve Destruction RFL

It can really be very challenging to properly  do … Billing Paravertebral Facet Joint Nerve Destruction or the Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation   According to CPT     CPT® Changes 2012 explained the reason for the change. “Prior to 2012, the unit of service used to report these procedures was a single nerve at a single vertebral level. However, two nerves innervate each facet joint, and there are two facet joints at each...

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What Modifier for Global Surgery Should You Use?
Jan06

What Modifier for Global Surgery Should You Use?

Modifier for Global Surgery  (when used during the Surgical Global Days) Modifier 24 Evaluation and management service performed during the postoperative period for reasons unrelated to the original surgical procedure. Modifier 57 Evaluation and Management service involving the initial decision to perform surgery either the day before or the day of a 90-day major surgery. Append when the decision to perform surgery is made the day...

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