Become Expert in Coding Guidance CPT codes

Become Expert in Coding Guidance CPT codes
Use of guidance is very common for performing any radiology diagnostic exam. Interventional radiology CPT codes are mostly accompanied by guidance CPT codes. Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound, Computed tomography, MRI guidance etc. are some of guidance used with diagnostic radiology CPT codes. Now, with the new updates every year these...
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Best Books for Medical Coding Certification exams

Best Books for Medical Coding Certification exams
Professionals who want to take Medical Coding as a career always want to be called as Certified Professional Medical Coder. However, lots of us do not know the exact path of becoming a certified coder. During my initial days, I was unaware of any certification exams in the...
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Do you Struggle with Moderate Conscious Sedation 99144-99145

Do you Struggle with Moderate Conscious Sedation 99144-99145
Moderate Conscious Sedation coding 99144-99145 Moderate conscious sedation (MCS) is a drug given for performing major procedures. The MCS helps in inducing depression of consciousness. MCS includes administration of agents, maintenance of sedation, monitoring of oxygen saturation, heart rate, blood pressure and establishment of IV access. There are...
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Unique Guide for Root Operation of ICD-10-PCS

Unique Guide for Root Operation of ICD-10-PCS
Basics about Root Operation of ICD-10-PCS Root operations of ICD-10- PCS include total 31 root operations. Each root operation is aunique by its definition. ICD-10-PCS will be used in place of Volume 3 codes of ICD 9, so it is very essential to get familiar with root operation...
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How to improve your Skills in Medical Coding

How to improve your Skills in Medical Coding
Medical coding is a great career option for most of the professionals. But, in any field one has to keep learning to be ahead in this competitive world. Such competition is also there between medical coders. Coding CPT and ICD code for a medical report is not easy...
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Learn how to code a Medical Report

Learn how to code a Medical Report
As a medical coder, I have learnt all the coding skills through practical knowledge. Here, I am just to share my experience of how to code a live medical record or chart. The beginners who want to pursue a career in medical coding will not be able to...
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Practice Report for CPT code for Peripheral Angiogram

Practice Report for CPT code for Peripheral Angiogram
As a vascular surgery coder, I have always have difficulty in coding interventional vascular surgery procedures. I used to code fistulogram, angioplasty, central venous catheter placement, stent placement, thrombectomy procedures performed on the vascular regions. As a coder, I was perfect in coding surgery procedures, but I was also wanted...
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