ICD 10 Code Joint Pain | Physician Billing and Coding
Oct13

ICD 10 Code Joint Pain | Physician Billing and Coding

ICD 10 Code Joint Pain   M25.5 Pain in joint ( ICD 10 Code Joint Pain ) M25.50 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code M25.50 Pain in unspecified joint M25.51 Pain in shoulder ( ICD 10 Code Joint Pain ) M25.511 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code M25.511 Pain in right shoulder M25.512 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code M25.512 Pain in left shoulder M25.519 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code M25.519 Pain in unspecified...

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CPT Code for Hernia Incisional or Ventral Open or Laparoscopic
Oct13

CPT Code for Hernia Incisional or Ventral Open or Laparoscopic

CPT Code for Hernia Incisional or Ventral Open or Laparoscopic INCISIONAL/VENTRAL HERNIA (OPEN) 49560 Repair initial incisional or ventral hernia; reducible 49561 Repair initial incisional or ventral hernia; incarcerated or strangulated 49565 Repair recurrent incisional or ventral hernia; reducible 49566 Repair recurrent incisional or ventral hernia; incarcerated or strangulated Use CPT Code 49568 (MESH) Implantation… Please...

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General Surgery Coding – Hernias Open and Laparoscopic – Fundoplication
Oct13

General Surgery Coding – Hernias Open and Laparoscopic – Fundoplication

General Surgery Coding – Hernias Open and Laparoscopic – Fundoplication EPIGASTRIC HERNIA (OPEN) 49570 Repair epigastric hernia (eg, preperitoneal fat); reducible (separate procedure) 49572 Repair epigastric hernia (eg, preperitoneal fat); incarcerated or strangulated FEMORAL HERNIA (OPEN) 49550 Repair initial femoral hernia, any age; reducible 49553 Repair initial femoral hernia, any age; incarcerated or strangulated 49555…...

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ICD 10 Pain Management | Physician Billing and Coding
Oct13

ICD 10 Pain Management | Physician Billing and Coding

ICD 10 Pain Management Assigning the appropriate ICD 10 Pain Management Code for your Pain Doc’s services can be a challenge when you don’t understand how it should be properly billed and coded. Of course, based on documentation and necessity. So here’s what we have from the 2017 ICD 10 Guideline that was released effective… Please LOGIN HERE to view this content. Or, REGISTER...

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CPT Code for Stab Phlebectomy | What if less than 10 incisions?
Oct12

CPT Code for Stab Phlebectomy | What if less than 10 incisions?

CPT Code for Stab Phlebectomy and what if less than 10 incisions? Keypoints: ** This procedure is Unilateral and can be billed as bilateral. ** Append Modifier 50 for Bilateral ** Append Modifier LT or RT for Unilateral ** Global: 90 days ** Crosses over with ICD-9 Codes: (medical necessity) 37765   Stab phlebectomy of… Please LOGIN HERE to view this content. Or, REGISTER...

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