Significant changes to the 2019 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set will have you scrambling to revamp your billing processes for Evaluation and Management (E/M) services. Find out which codes will look different come January 1, 2019—and how the changes will affect your pediatrics office. More..
If you work with larynx CPT® codes changes, you’ve probably been frustrated at some point by how coding for laryngoscopies can seem to take longer than the procedures themselves. Even the most involved laryngoscopies typically take less than 45 minutes, so why is coding for More..
CPT codes for urologists and genitourinary procedures didn’t see a whole lot of action in the 2019 coding updates, but you still need to make sure you’re not ignoring the few crucial coding changes that will impact your practice. And among the new, revised, and More..
You can expect big changes to mental and behavior health CPT codes in 2019. Get up to speed on the all the coding updates so you can avoid denials and get the reimbursement you deserve. Crucial: Make sure you’re aware of and understand the new More..
If your medical record documentation is lacking, you likely cannot support a higher Evaluation and Management (E&M) level of service—which may lead to lost revenue for orthopedic services. And although the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is pondering a major makeover for E&M More..
If the American Medical Association (AMA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ever picked a year to keep pathology coders busy, it’s surely 2019. This year alone you’ll find at least 93 pathology CPT® codes changes set to take effect January 1, 2019. More..
If you’re looking for sources of reimbursement for urology visits that you haven’t billed in the past, you’re in luck. Uncover the overlooked services that can lead to increased, deserved reimbursement for your urology practice. Mistake: Urologists often fail to bill for or correctly code More..
Still wasting time scouring the web for the details you need to code an eye care procedure? Time to arm yourself with laser-focused insights on eye-care-specific CPT® and ICD-10 code additions, deletions, and revisions for 2019. In his live presentation, “CPT®, ICD-10, and Medicare Updates,” More..
You’re facing more than 300 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) and more than 450 ICD-10 coding changes for 2019—and many orthopedic coding changes among them. Unfortunately, none of these changes will make your shoulder surgery coding any easier. From bundling and modifier usage, to the growing More..
Auditing is a word almost nobody wants to hear, and yet it’s a crucial part—and requirement—of maintaining a healthy, successful otolaryngology practice. It’s also a smart idea if you want to catch problems before they become bigger issues. Your options when it comes to otolaryngology More..