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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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  When outpatient hospitals and physicians switch to ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes Oct
MAY 14, 2014
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Some hospitals plan to dual code in both CPT® and ICD-10-PCS so they can co
Q: Do any general guidelines exist for queries on outpatient services? We are beginning
OCTOBER 29, 2014
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  Hospitals and physicians will still continue to report CPT® codes f
Is your organization planning to code outpatient procedures using ICD-10-PCS as well as CPT®
MAY 6, 2015
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Is your organization planning to code outpatient procedures using ICD-10-PCS as well as CPT®
MAY 13, 2015
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Q: We perform electrophysiology (EP) studies in our catheterization lab for outpatients
When outpatient hospitals and physicians switch to ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes October 1, 20
Outpatient procedures will still be coded using CPT®/HCPCS—the HIPAA-
What is the correct CPT® code for ligation of a femoral vein? A
APRIL 2, 2014
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  What is the correct CPT® code for open treatment of lunate disloc
MARCH 19, 2014
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What is the correct CPT® code for closed treatment of a clavicular fracture
APRIL 30, 2014
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Establishing the correct primary and secondary diagnoses is crucial to accurate reimbursement and
Q: An auditor recently reviewed our outpatient ED claims and told us that we canno
An outpatient clinical documentation improvement (CDI) program should be aligned with a fa
MAY 20, 2015
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Those who are interested in using ICD-10-PCS for outpatient hospital coding may question w
APRIL 2, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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AUGUST 27, 2014
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Q: Our physicians have started performing endomyocardial biopsies on an outpatient
For 2015, CMS identified 219 HCPCS/CPT codes as good candidates for comprehensive APCs (C-
Correct coding is important to physician practices. The ICD-10-CM diagnoses and the CPT procedure
By Debbie Mackaman, RHIA, CHCO   Hospital outpatient t
JUNE 11, 2014
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Drug administration is one of the most common services provided in the outpatient setting,
APRIL 29, 2015
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  Q: Is it okay to code a diagnosis if the physician documents two diagnoses usin
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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  Reporting laboratory tests with 2015's new CPT codes Q:
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® codes fo
AUGUST 5, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® codes
AUGUST 19, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
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Q: Is it okay to code a diagnosis if the physician documents two diagnoses using
2015 CPT® mappings in
DECEMBER 10, 2014
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DECEMBER 3, 2014
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Patients eligible for chronic care management services (CPT code 99490) are generally chronically
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Although the AMA changed hundreds of codes in the 2014 CPT® Manual,
The 2014 CPT® Manual's Pathology and Laboratory section contains a new mole
  Although the AMA changed hundreds of codes in the 2014 CPT® Manual
  Part B Outpatient Therapy Q&A
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT codes for liver s
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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While many of the code changes in the 2014 CPT® Manual surgical sect
Q: Where can I find the vaccine code abbreviation list for the 2015 CPT®
JANUARY 7, 2015
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CPT has granted coders a new code, 58674 (laparoscopy, surgical, ablation of uterine fibroid(s),
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
The MS-DRG shift driven by the switch to ICD-10 will impact diagnoses throughout ICD-10-CM.
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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Although HIM professionals do not treat or diagnose patients, their role in managing all the movi
  Q: We are receiving denials for many of the new CPT® codes in
In addition to extensive drug testing code changes in the CPT® Manual
Many of the code changes in the 2014 CPT® Manual Radiology section f
The Pathology and Laboratory section in the 2014 CPT® Manu
Each year, the AMA updates the Vaccines, Toxoids section of the Medicine chapter in the CPT&
The 2015 CPT Manual® includes significant changes in the Laboratory secti
A new CPT® code for arthrodesis, a joint fusion technique to relieve pain,
With more than 500 CPT® code changes, nearly every section of the CPT Manual
There will be no issue of JustCoding News: Outpatient published the week of October 15. The next
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
MARCH 19, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
APRIL 2, 2014
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The AMA updated the guidelines in the 2014 CPT® Manual for therapeut
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
APRIL 30, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
MAY 28, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
JUNE 11, 2014
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The 2014 CPT® Manual had more changes in the digestive section than any other section,
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
JUNE 25, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
AUGUST 6, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
AUGUST 20, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
OCTOBER 29, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
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Join us at 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 3, to learn about the important CPT code changes for
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
DECEMBER 10, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® codes for su
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
JANUARY 7, 2015
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  Join us at 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 3, to learn about the important CPT code c
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
APRIL 15, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
MARCH 4, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
APRIL 29, 2015
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Q: I have a question about reporting drug tests to CMS for CPT® codes th
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
JULY 8, 2015
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Inpatient coding professionals are used to DRG systems where all of the diagnoses and procedures
JANUARY 14, 2015
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Q: Can we report new CPT® codes 97607 (negative pressure wound therapy,
The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the Digestive section to align codes for
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
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In December 2014, CMS posted a document on its Advisory Panel on Hospital Outpatient Payme
  The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the
MARCH 4, 2015
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OCTOBER 8, 2014
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Sure. (M1028) (SR) is for “Active Diagnoses—Comorbidities and Co-existing Conditions&
JustCoding News: Outpatient will not publish next week. JustCoding News: Inpatient will publish a
MARCH 25, 2015
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The January 2014 issue of AMA's CPT® Assistant created confusion ove
The 2015 CPT® Manual includes significant changes in the Labora
APRIL 15, 2015
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Q: An auditor recently told us to code two CPT® codes for a breast biopsy with plac
CMS implemented two new CPT® Category III codes originally introduced by th
  No section of the 2014 CPT® Manual included more chan
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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In 2012, CMS established the Hospital Outpatient Payment Panel as an independent review en
CMS released OutpatientCodeEdit/OCEQtrReleaseS
APRIL 29, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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You ask the following question: Is it legal for the outpatient therapy agency to provide services
DECEMBER 17, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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The OutpatientCodeEdit/OCEQtrReleaseSpecs.html
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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NOVEMBER 11, 2015
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JUNE 18, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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JULY 9, 2014
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JULY 16, 2014
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MARCH 18, 2015
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MARCH 11, 2015
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MARCH 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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Coders will find 59 new codes in the 2015 CPT® Manual for reporting
Ensure accurate and efficient ICD-10, HCPCS Level II and CPT coding in one fell swoop with the
Outpatient coding and billing errors led to more than half of all automated denials by Recovery
A bill that would have allowed outpatient joint replacement surgery in the state of Wyoming didn
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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“I’m scared to death to practice outpatient medicine. I don’t feel prepa
DECEMBER 12, 2014
“As hospitals employ more and more outpatient practitioners, adequate vetting of competenc
MARCH 24, 2016
Adding modifiers to CPT® codes can bypass NCCI edits for Medicare payments,
Q: We're wondering about how to use CPT® code 73225 (magnetic resonance
AUGUST 20, 2014
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Q: Is it appropriate to bill CPT® code 76942 (ultrasonic guidance for ne
Q: I have a question regarding CPT® code 99184 (initiation
DECEMBER 10, 2014
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Q: We are trying to verify whether we should bill for two units of the CPT® code wh
APRIL 29, 2015
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Does your facility perform outpatient clinical documentation improvement (CDI) reviews?
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Does your facility perform outpatient clinical documentation improvement (CDI) reviews?
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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By Steven Andrews Outpatient coding and billing errors lead to more than half of all au
 The Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set (UHDDS) defines “other diagnoses” as al
Q: My colleagues and I continually wrestle with this question: Must all diagnoses on an inpati
OCTOBER 8, 2014
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The inaugural ACDIS Symposium: Outpatient CDI featur
MAY 23, 2017
JANUARY 14, 2015
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For the sixth year in a row, CMS and the AMA made no changes to CPT® coding or bil
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Hospital outpatient therapeutic services, such as ED or clinic visits, that are paid under
AUGUST 19, 2015
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Q: Is a diagnosed and treated condition during the first 24 hours considered present on ad
MAY 14, 2014
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JULY 9, 2014
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Q:  Should a blood tranfusion received at an outpatient clinic be coded on the
AUGUST 20, 2014
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OCTOBER 1, 2014
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Patients often go online to find diagnoses, drug information, and details about their physicians
OCTOBER 14, 2015
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The American Hospital Association calls CMS’ proposed 2% reduction in outpatient payments &
Q: Would it be appropriate to report CPT® code 75984 (change of percutan
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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Q: Is CPT code 96416 (chemotherapy administration, IV infusion; initiation of prolonged c
Recovery Auditors have uncovered incorrect secondary diagnoses in patients who underwent amputati
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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A new study finds that patients diagnosed with depression often rely on their primary care physic
Q: I read that CPT® code 20680 (removal of implant; deep, e.g., buried w
MAY 28, 2014
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  For the sixth year in a row, CMS and the AMA made no changes to CPT®
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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JUNE 11, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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MAY 28, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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NOVEMBER 12, 2014
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NOVEMBER 26, 2014
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NOVEMBER 26, 2014
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True or false: When a patient has been seen in the outpatient clinic for a minor eye infection an
DECEMBER 2, 2014
DECEMBER 10, 2014
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DECEMBER 23, 2014
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JANUARY 7, 2015
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JANUARY 21, 2015
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JULY 23, 2014
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APRIL 15, 2015
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MARCH 18, 2015
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FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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APRIL 29, 2015
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MAY 13, 2015
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JULY 8, 2015
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In the final 2018 outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) rule released by CMS, total knee a
MARCH 15, 2019
The first U.S. patient to be diagnosed with Ebola has died in a Texas hospital, according to a re
OCTOBER 9, 2014
Nursing home residents might benefit from a new way of diagnosing and treating sepsis made
OCTOBER 24, 2014
MARCH 18, 2015
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In your plan of care, include any diagnoses that support therapy services or explain the need for
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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  While bundling of CPT® codes has made reporting for endovascular
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
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MAY 28, 2014
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MAY 21, 2014
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JUNE 4, 2014
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JUNE 11, 2014
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Hospitals are experiencing more outpatients in their units. Even for inpatients, hospitals freque
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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CMS finalized several changes to the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) program i
JANUARY 28, 2015
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
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NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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Concerns about the safety of outpatient surgery centers have mushroomed since the highly publici
Both hospital inpatient and outpatient payments require substantial increases in payments in fisc
Joan Rivers’ daughter has filed a malpractice lawsuit against the Manhattan outpatient cli
by Megan Batty Code the fact that a patient was diagnosed as morbidly obese with
Q: My question is about the time interval requirement of the CPT® add-on
APRIL 2, 2014
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Q: I have been told to use the general surgery CPT® codes in the 20000 series for r
APRIL 30, 2014
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Nurse practitioners (NP) in New York can diagnose conditions and prescribe medications as long a
Q: We have a patient diagnosed with neuropathy due to poorly controlled insulin depende
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
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Inpatient coding professionals are used to DRG systems where all of the diagnoses and procedures
Q: We see a lot of diabetes diagnoses at our facility, but are confused about when we m
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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Q: We have a physician who is sending patients to our outpatient clinic to receive
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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MAY 6, 2015
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Adding modifiers to CPT® codes can bypass NCCI edits for Medicare payments,
JUNE 25, 2014
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In the OutpatientCodeEdit/Downloads/FinalSumof
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
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Semi-Annual Meeting of the Advisory Panel on Hospital Outpatient Payment (HOP
This book is a comprehensive self-inspection guide for outpatient medical practices. Safety offic
JULY 15, 2015
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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MARCH 11, 2015
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  When a provider fails to document whether a patient diagnosed with monoplegia ha
MAY 13, 2015
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Q: We are an independent outpatient end-stage renal disease clinic. When we administer a blo
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
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Q: Our physicians document a diagnoses of pneumonia but do not normally make a specific
APRIL 9, 2014
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The added specificity for reporting diagnoses with ICD-10-CM affects the majority of codes, bu
Q: How are use, abuse, and dependence defined for diagnoses in ICD-10-CM?
MAY 13, 2015
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MAY 20, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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Diagnosing human trafficking when a patient is a victim Only
JULY 30, 2014
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Q: I am a coder in a hospital outpatient setting. Our physicians document drug use in s
JULY 22, 2015
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DECEMBER 3, 2014
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  While the added specificity for reporting diagnoses ICD-10-CM can cause concern
MARCH 18, 2015
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MAY 13, 2015
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October 2014 update of the hospital outpatient prospective payment System (OPPS)
October 2014 update of the hospital outpatient prospective payment System (OPPS) On
MARCH 4, 2015
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Semi-Annual Meeting of the Advisory Panel on Hospital Outpatient Payment (HOP Panel)
JULY 15, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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By Shelley C. Safian, PhD, CCS-P, CPC-H, CPC-I When a patient is diagnosed with an
MARCH 26, 2014
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MARCH 26, 2014
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MARCH 5, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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April 2014 update of the hospital outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS)
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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