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Code this as a complication of the joint replacement surgery with M96.840 (Postprocedural hematom
A patient undergoes a hysterectomy and experiences post-procedural bleeding. The surgeon cauteriz
A complication basically refers to an unexpected result, outcome, or event. When it comes to codi
MARCH 25, 2015
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In the situation you describe, a patient hit a leg and the MD diagnosed this as a hematoma. The h
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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A complication basically refers to an unexpected result, outcome, or event. When it comes to codi
Q: Is it correct to append modifier -52 (reduced services) to a procedure code when the
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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Q: Could you please explain unrelated surgical procedure DRGs? Also can you explain h
Correct coding is important to physician practices. The ICD-10-CM diagnoses and the CPT procedure
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not i
JULY 10, 2015
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not
by: Megan Batty Use Y84.2 (Radiological procedure and radiotherapy as the cause
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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  Hospitals have long struggled under complicated guidelines for coding injection
JANUARY 7, 2015
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Outpatient procedures will still be coded using CPT®/HCPCS—the HIPAA-
"Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple." –Dr.
AUGUST 6, 2014
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 If you're a safety professional in a facility that conducts procedures using GI scopes, you
AUGUST 27, 2015
CMS designates a certain set of procedures as inpatient-only, meaning it will only reimburse faci
OCTOBER 8, 2014
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  A sample procedure in our
APRIL 23, 2014
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Q: When I started as a CDI specialist, I learned that when a complication code, such as 99
  Procedures for handling cash funds
MARCH 11, 2016
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (VHF) or Ebola is the hot topic right now in healthcare facilities and i
OCTOBER 22, 2014
Q: When I started as a coder, I learned that the complication code, such as from ICD-9-
JUNE 3, 2015
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Procedures are detailed descriptions of the tasks required to implement and maintain agency polic
  Codes for common procedures of the skin, such as excisions, wound closures, and
APRIL 15, 2015
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  ICD-10 FY2019 procedure codes and other CMS updates
JULY 16, 2014
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APRIL 8, 2015
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CMS designates certain procedures as inpatient-only, but identifies them using CPT codes (
MAY 7, 2014
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CMS designates certain procedures as inpatient-only, but identifies them using CPT® co
MAY 21, 2014
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Study: Postoperative complications are a major concern for hospitals A
MARCH 26, 2014
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It’s impossible to know how many physician errors and complications harm patients every yea
AUGUST 6, 2014
Patient safety experts contend with a multitude of intricate health complications, from healthcar
JUNE 11, 2015
CMS designates a certain set of procedures as inpatient-only, meaning it will only reimburse faci
MARCH 11, 2015
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Because of the potential for serious complications caused by medication errors, including death,
Q: Are there any new HCPCs codes for procedures beginning October 1? &n
The ICD-10-PCS guidelines for reporting multiple procedures could trip up inpatient coders becaus
MAY 6, 2015
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CMS recently reversed long-standing policy for billing inpatient-only procedures, providing hospi
A: CMS is not going to resurrect or reinstate the device-to-procedure edits for all
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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HCPro is conducting research on training needs related to billing for bedside procedures. Please
HCPro is conducting research on training needs related to billing for bedside procedures. Please
Determining E/M levels can be difficult in any circumstance, but ED cases can add further complic
Consolidated billing can be a complicated task. Sign up to receive a FREE white paper featuring
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
The codes for complications of pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium appear in Chapter
Coding ultrasound procedures in
JULY 22, 2015
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Q: Can a claim that is edited for a noncovered procedure be appealed?
A patient presents for an esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), a diagnostic procedure that allows th
OCTOBER 22, 2014
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For HIPAA covered entities (CE) that maintain poor policies and procedures related to HIPAA compl
FEBRUARY 8, 2019
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  A: These two new HCPCS codes for procedures became payable unde
Q: My physicians perform procedures in the office such as angioplasties, catheter inser
AUGUST 6, 2014
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Orthopedic coding, for both CPT procedure and diagnosis codes, remains challenging due to
JUNE 24, 2015
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In ICD-10-PCS, coders will report root operation Drainage when the intent of a procedure is to ta
AUGUST 12, 2015
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Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) is a minimally invasive procedure to open u
MARCH 25, 2015
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The CDI department should have its own set of policies and procedures to govern its functions.
ICD-10-PCS will completely change the way coders report inpatient procedures. With just over a mo
AUGUST 26, 2015
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First and foremost, a policy and a procedure are two entirely different animals. A policy is defi
Struggling to identify the clinical indicators needed to qualify a diagnosis as a complication/co
APRIL 22, 2015
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Consolidated billing can be a complicated task. Sign up to receive a FREE whit
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
Philadelphia police are sorting out the details of a complicated incident in which an off-duty po
JUNE 2, 2016
Home health care billing is a complicated task—to make sure you receive all the pay
APRIL 2, 2014
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Is your organization planning to code outpatient procedures using ICD-10-PCS as well as CPT®
MAY 6, 2015
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Providers should look at their existing procedure charges and make sure they have built so
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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Complicated rules surround hazardous waste disposal and healthcare facilities want to reduce volu
OCTOBER 14, 2015
Complicated rules surround hazardous waste disposal and healthcare facilities want to reduce volu
OCTOBER 13, 2015
Complicated rules surround hazardous waste disposal and healthcare facilities want to reduce volu
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AA best practice should identify clinical actions—assessment, teaching, procedures, coordin
Best practice should identify clinical actions—assessment, teaching, procedures, coordinati
"We saw residents leave the operating room mid-procedure because their duty hour clock was u
AUGUST 11, 2017
CMS removed two add-on procedure codes from the inpatient-only list in the 2015 OPPS final
Q: Did CMS increase packaging for surgical procedures in 2014? Our surger
As of April 1, CMS will allow inpatient-only procedures to be included on inpatient claims simila
Q: We have started receiving an edit for our pain management procedures reported with C
  Spinal fusion is a procedure to join, or fuse, two or more vertebrae. The surgeo
AUGUST 27, 2014
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A: Certain radiopharmaceuticals can only be reported with specific PET scan procedure
Inpatient admissions for patients undergoing cardiovascular procedures such as implants of stents
Q: We are coding for pain management procedures and have been doing dual coding in ICD-9-CM an
JULY 9, 2014
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Hospitals under fire to review and revamp their policies and procedures in the wake of dangers fa
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Review agency policies and procedures around infection control and update them. D
Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) procedures are not the only ones coders will report using the
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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The use of modifiers -59 (distinct procedural service) and -91 (repeat clinical diagnostic labora
OCTOBER 14, 2015
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Q: We have been reporting skin substitutes with the appropriate procedure codes (either
Wrong-patient, wrong-site, or wrong-procedure errors top the list of sentinel event statistics re
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
A patient’s consent is an integral part of any surgical or interventional procedure. 
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White paper excerpt Subspecialties and procedures may be
JUNE 25, 2014
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A shift in healthcare toward minimally invasive procedures performed with robot technology&mdash
MARCH 21, 2014
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Big changes are coming for modifier -59 (distinct procedural services) in 2015. The most u
OCTOBER 29, 2014
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Hospital-owned urgent care centers are subject to modifier -PO (services, procedures and/or surge
Hospitals under fire to review and revamp their policies and procedures in the wake of dangers f
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Improperly reprocessed gastrointestinal scopes, subpar disinfection procedures, cybersecurity thr
Improperly reprocessed gastrointestinal scopes, subpar disinfection procedures, cybersecurity thr
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Over the last decade, patient handoff procedures have become an integral part of the patient care
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
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In simplest terms, a best practice is a process or procedure that consistently produces superior
DECEMBER 16, 2015
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The latest guidance from CMS on modifier -59 (distinct procedural service)
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
On a strict party line vote, Senate Republicans this afternoon narrowly approved a procedural vot
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Which modifiers are you appending to procedures that were previously reported with modifier -59?
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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Most coding professionals have heard modifier -59 (distinct procedural service) referred t
AUGUST 20, 2014
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JUNE 10, 2015
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Just when you thought you were getting the hang of OSHA’s complicated injury and illness re
Just when you thought you were getting the hang of OSHA’s complicated injury and illness re
JUNE 1, 2019
  Q: We are looking at hardcoding modifier -59 (distinct procedural service) to
OCR Director Jocelyn Samuels recently stated that audit procedures for phase two HIPAA audits hav
Even organizations with sound policies, procedures, training, and safeguards can experience a bre
NOVEMBER 25, 2015
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