Medicare Billing Tips | Don’t Miss the Asymptomatic Individuals for Smoking Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Counseling | Use G0436 G0437
Aug30

Medicare Billing Tips | Don’t Miss the Asymptomatic Individuals for Smoking Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Counseling | Use G0436 G0437

Don’t Avoid Billing Medicare for Smoking Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Counseling for Asymptomatic Individuals Most practice offices knows that effective on and after August 25, 2010, Medicare pays for claims that covers tobacco cessation counseling for outpatient and hospitalized Medicare beneficiaries. This article is focused more on Medicare’s coverage for counseling session to prevent tobacco use for; 1) who use...

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Understanding ICD 10 for Medical Practice Offices
Aug26

Understanding ICD 10 for Medical Practice Offices

I will gather as many useful information and website free resources for us to learn more and be awesome for ICD 10! Remember, we have now a final date of October 1, 2015. What is ICD 10? ICD 10 was developed by the World Health Organization (WHO). It is the 10th Revision of the International Classification of Diseases. Many countries are already been using the ICD-10. In the United States, we have the ICD-10-CM for diagnosis coding...

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ICD 10 Codes Commonly Used for Pain Management, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy
Aug26

ICD 10 Codes Commonly Used for Pain Management, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy

ICD 10 for 722 Intervertebral Disk Disorders 722.0 M50.20 Other cervical disc displacement, unspecified cervical region M50.21 Other cervical disc displacement, high cervical region M50.22 Other cervical disc displacement, mid-cervical region M50.23 Other cervical disc displacement, cervicothoracic region 722.10 M51.26 Other intervertebral disc displacement, lumbar region M51.27 Other intervertebral disc displacement, lumbosacral...

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Medical Billing DME | DMEPOS EXEMPTIONS for Accreditation and Surety | For Physicians, Non-Physicians, Physical Therapist and Occupational Therapists
Aug20

Medical Billing DME | DMEPOS EXEMPTIONS for Accreditation and Surety | For Physicians, Non-Physicians, Physical Therapist and Occupational Therapists

Medical Billing DME I publish this article on my blog because many had been asking me for an answer – “Who are exempted from the DMEPOS from accreditation and/or surety bond?” for medical billing DME This article will focus only on Physicians/Non-Physician Practitioners and PT/OT Services Providers: According to the current guideline, the following are exempted: 1. Physicians 2. Physician Assistants 3. CRNA 4....

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How to Bill for BCA Body Composition Analysis for Obesity Services | CPT Code for Body Composition Analysis
Aug19

How to Bill for BCA Body Composition Analysis for Obesity Services | CPT Code for Body Composition Analysis

  “The American Medical Association’s (AMA) recent revision of Current Procedural Technology (CPT) Category III Code 0358T, the code that insurance companies use to recognize Whole Body Composition Analysis tests whose results are generated through a scale called the bioelectric impedance analysis (BIA). Previously, code 0358T had only covered body composition tests that were conducted while a subject tested in the...

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