Best Coding tips for CPT code for Echocardiography

Best Coding tips for CPT code for Echocardiography
There are different CPT codes for Echocardiography in medical coding. They are mainly divided into transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiogram. If you are new to coding echocardiography, this article will be very helpful for gaining knowledge about CPT code for echocardiography. We will discuss the techniques and the full...
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Super tips for clearing 2017 CPC exams

Super tips for clearing 2017 CPC exams
In 2017, many of us will have new resolution in New Year. Some of them will be trying for clearing certification in 2017 and make a successful career in medical coding. Today we will share some tips about how to get prepared for CPC (Certified Professional Coder) exam....
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Superb tips for CPT code 37246, 37247, 37248 and 37249

Superb tips for CPT code 37246, 37247, 37248 and 37249
There are many new CPT codes for Angioplasty in 2017. We will discuss the use of CPT code 37246, 37247, 37248 and 37249, which are added newly in CPT code section from 2017. These CPT codes describe angioplasty procedures in the aorta and the brachiocephalic (and branches), renal,...
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Coding tips for Suture Removal CPT code

Coding tips for Suture Removal CPT code
I know there are many scenarios where we are unable to find the correct CPT code. Especially when we are coding surgery procedure codes, mostly the minor procedures will be included in the main surgery CPT code. Same happen while using modifier like 24, 25 ,27 etc. which...
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ICD 10 Coding tips for Back pain

ICD 10 Coding tips for Back pain
We already know that there is a big difference between ICD 9 and ICD 10 codes. Since the time I have started using ICD 10 codes, I have seen many challenges in diagnosis coding. For example, the concept of Excludes 1 and Excludes 2,  the initial subsequent encounter...
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