coding

Coding for time vs. E/M elementsUnderstanding the nuances in E/M coding
Outsourcing CCMFor practices without the resources to meet the billing requirements for chronic care management, outsourcing can obtain some of code’s clinical and financial benefits.
Coding Case Study: Documenting and coding asthmaIn our Coding Case Studies, we will explore the correct coding for a specific condition based on a hypothetical clinical scenario.
Why is there a problem with upcoding and overbilling?The Overbilling Conundrum.
History of present illness: Duration vs timingThe difference between duration and timing as part of the history of present illness (HPI)
Q: Modifiers 25 and 57 are interchangeable. It just depends on the place of service as to which one should be used. True or False?The most important thing to keep in mind is that the note must separately substantiate each reported service.
Here's how to code for prolonged servicesThe correct way to code when evaluation and management is time-based.
Everything doctors need to know about new payment review strategiesWhat to do if you receive an outlier coding notice
Everything doctors need to know about modifier 25When to bill an office visit (with modifier 25) and a minor procedure.
HPI: Context and modifying factorsThe different elements of the history of present illness.