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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2011 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2011 - ...Risk Adjustment in Team-Based Care Understand the basics of risk adjustment and how it is used in value-based payment (VBP) arrangements. Learn strategies to thrive in VBP and risk-adjustment models to optimize payment while providing high-quality patient care. Incorporating...

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2012 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2012 - ...Initial fracture care Attending physician services in a hospice facility Health risk assessment Drug testing Q My practice is using a CLIA-waived laboratory test to perform drug tests for patients who have been prescribed certain drugs. The test screens for multiple drug classes....

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2013 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2013 - ...counseling or coordination of care, you could code the visit on the basis of time, which would also support billing 99215. In this case, you should document the total face-to-face time, the amount of time devoted to counseling or coordination of care, and a synopsis of the...

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2014 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2014 - ...services has specific diagnosis codes, frequency limitations, and documentation requirements, and each may be limited to provision by primary care physicians in certain places of service. For more information on the requirements for reporting these services, see the Medicare...

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2015 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2015 - ...Transitional care vs. chronic care management Billing Medicare for telehealth services Addressing a new problem during an incident-to visit Q A nurse practitioner in our practice provided a follow-up visit for hypertension. The encounter met all the requirements for billing incident...

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2016 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2016 - Advertisement << Why Your Health Care T ... Previous article Practice Pearls Next article >> Jan-Feb 2016 Issue CODING and DOCUMENTATION Cindy Hughes, CPC, CFPC Fam Pract Manag. 2016 Jan-Feb;23(1):34. Author disclosure: no relevant financial affiliations disclosed. This content...

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2017 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2017 - ...Risk Adjustment in Team-Based Care Understand the basics of risk adjustment and how it is used in value-based payment (VBP) arrangements. Learn strategies to thrive in VBP and risk-adjustment models to optimize payment while providing high-quality patient care. Incorporating...

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2018 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2018 - Reciprocal billing during extended absences | ICD-10 coding for accidents without injury | Removal of impacted cerumen

Family Practice Management : Coding & Documentation

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2019 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2019 - Prescription drug management and E/M code selection | Review of systems: How many systems are too many? | Documenting exams by medical students | Coding for removal of skin lesions: biopsy or no?

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Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2020 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2020 - Vaping-related illness | Billing Qualified Medicare Beneficiaries | Electrocardiogram recorded by a Holter monitor | Lung function tests

Family Practice Management : Coding & Documentation

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 1999 -- FPM

Aug 1, 1999 - ...to admission? By my reading of the global maternity care codes, these services should be billed separately. Am I right? If so, how do I code these visits? A I concur with your interpretation. In the introduction to the Maternity Care and Delivery section, CPT states, For medical...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2000 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2000 - ...the term problem with an established diagnosis tends to refer either to a chronic condition or an acute condition within a given episode of care. For example, if you had an initial patient visit in which you diagnosed the URI and a follow-up visit two weeks later, then the URI at...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2001 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2001 - ...Prolonged services code for hospital care HepB/Hib vaccine Coding counseling Q When a patient comes in for a preventive medicine service or a regular office visit and has extensive questions about cholesterol management, diabetes, contraception, etc., we use the ICD-9 code V65.49,...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2002 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2002 - ...critical care? A As you noted, when a patient is admitted to the hospital in the course of an encounter in the ED, all evaluation and management (E/M) services provided by the physician in conjunction with that admission are considered part of the initial hospital care when done on...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2003 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2003 - ...According to CPT, A patient is considered an outpatient until inpatient admission to a health care facility occurs. Given that the patients are outpatients from a coding perspective, the question then becomes whether this is a consultation service. If you are called in as a...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2004 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2004 - ...Kent Moore is the AAFP's manager for health care financing and delivery systems and is a contributing editor to Family Practice Management. These questions and answers were reviewed by members of the FPM Coding and Documentation Review Panel, which includes: Robert H. Bosl, MD,...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2005 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2005 - ...Yes. The instructions in the Maternity Care and Delivery section of CPT state that Antepartum care includes the initial and subsequent history, physical examinations, recording of weight, blood pressures, fetal heart tones, routine chemical urinalysis, and monthly visits up to 28...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2006 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2006 - ...group visits. We plan to obtain personal medical histories, review systems, check vital signs, review current medications, offer point-of-care lab testing and personal goal-setting, change medication doses when necessary, write new prescriptions and give referrals when appropriate....

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2007 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2007 - ...critical care service provided for less than 30 minutes with an appropriate E/M code. Modifier -25 should be appended to any E/M service code reported on the same date as CPR. If 30 minutes or more of your time was spent doing work directly related to this patient's critical care,...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul 2008 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2008 - ...has already had an annual physical or does not have preventive care benefits? A Preoperative physicals that are medically necessary to determine whether a patient can safely undergo a procedure or may require special care (e.g., management of comorbid conditions) should be reported...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2009 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2009 - ...Same-day office visit and observation care Is transcription an incident-to service ? Same-day preventive and E/M services Fluorescein eye testing Unbilled services Q What services are most commonly overlooked but should be billed for, in your experience? A Services that involve...

Family Practice Management : Coding & Documentation

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2010 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2010 - ...Preventive care visit + procedure? 23-hour observation stay Defining new patients in a group practice Preventive care visit + procedure? Q Can I add modifier 25 to my preventive visit code if I perform another procedure the same day, such as an electrocardiogram? A Unless your payer...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2011 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2011 - ...Risk Adjustment in Team-Based Care Understand the basics of risk adjustment and how it is used in value-based payment (VBP) arrangements. Learn strategies to thrive in VBP and risk-adjustment models to optimize payment while providing high-quality patient care. Incorporating...

Family Practice Management : Coding & Documentation

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2011/0700/p36.html

Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2012 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2012 - ...Debra Seyfried is the American Academy of Family Physicians’ (AAFP) coding and compliance specialist. Kent Moore is the manager of health care financing and delivery systems for the AAFP and a contributing editor to Family Practice Management. Author disclosure: no relevant...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2013 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2013 - ...Risk Adjustment in Team-Based Care Understand the basics of risk adjustment and how it is used in value-based payment (VBP) arrangements. Learn strategies to thrive in VBP and risk-adjustment models to optimize payment while providing high-quality patient care. Incorporating...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2014 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2014 - ...consulted with the patient's primary care doctor to determine if the patient needed admission. After a full evaluation, the primary care doctor determined that the patient could go home. What code should we report to Medicare for the primary care doctor's services? A According to...

Family Practice Management : Coding & Documentation

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2015 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2015 - ...New problems during transitional care management Injury encounters in ICD-10 Commonly missed charges Q We would like to conduct a chart review to determine if we are billing appropriately. Are there particular services that tend to go unreported and should be the focus of our chart...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2016 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2016 - ...Modifier 33 was added in response to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act provision that requires insurers to cover certain preventive services and immunizations without cost sharing to the patient. When billing for services that could be either preventive or diagnostic...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2017 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2017 - Advertisement << The Ethics of Caring f ... Previous article Practice Pearls Next article >> Jul-Aug 2017 Issue CODING and DOCUMENTATION Cindy Hughes, CPC, CFPC Fam Pract Manag. 2017 Jul-Aug;24(4):37. This content conforms to AAFP CME criteria. See FPM CME Quiz. Flu shot timing...

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2018 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2018 - Medicare billing for well-woman exams | Pediatric hearing screening | Road rash treatment | Peak flow testing | Student documentation

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Coding & Documentation - Jul-Aug 2019 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2019 - Using the new chronic care management code | Pessary care | Documenting an interval history

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 1999 -- FPM

Jun 1, 1999 - ...Home health care paperwork Coding for emergency services Codes for a family-member visit Separate same-day services Coding for blood glucose testing Finding the right fracture code ... Q How should I code treatment of a Colles fracture? A Use 25600 for closed treatment of distal...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2000 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2000 - ...I've heard that the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) is more likely to audit a physician who falls outside the bell curve of office visits (for example, one who performs more level-V office visits than level-IIIs). What is the norm for family physicians? A The graph in...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2001 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2001 - ...Telephone care reimbursement Lead-toxicity screening Inpatient admission Emergencies in the office ICD-9 code for fibromyalgia CLIA-waived strep test Telephone care reimbursement Q Some patients frequently call the office requesting to speak with the physician and often won’t speak...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2002 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2002 - ...Kent Moore is the AAFP's manager for health care financing and delivery systems and is a contributing editor to Family Practice Management. These questions and answers were reviewed by members of the FPM Coding and Documentation Review Panel, which includes: Robert H. Bosl, MD,...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2003 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2003 - ...hospital has a swing-bed status on its medical/surgical unit for patients who do not need acute inpatient care but do need intermediate or basic nursing or ancillary care services. Which CPT codes should I submit for same-day inpatient discharge and swing-bed admission, daily visits...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2004 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2004 - ...of the initial hospital care when performed on the same date as the admission (emphasis added). In the situation you describe, the ED visit and the initial hospital care occurred on different dates and should be billed separately, since the initial hospital care ( the first hospital...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2005 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2005 - ...99283 for an urgent care visit Prothrombin time Billing for arthrocentesis Billing for cervical biopsy CPT code for tick removal Q What is the proper procedure code for removing a tick, intact, from a patient's scalp? A The removal of an outside element (e.g., tick, ring, splinter)...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2006 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2006 - ...OB care before and after a C-section Counseling when the patient is not present Diagnosis codes for Medicare's initial exam 99211 for a blood pressure check Q A patient came in recently for a blood pressure check. Can we bill 99211 if our medical assistant (MA) checks the patient's...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2007 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2007 - ...Preventive Care Coding Medicare Annual Wellness Visits Coding & Documentation Related Topic Searches CPT: Preventive medicine codes CPT: Office visit codes CPT: Modifier -25 MOST RECENT ISSUE Jan-Feb 2021 Access the latest issue of FPM journal Read the...

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Coding & Documentation - Jun 2008 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2008 - ...Critical care and site of service Diagnosis code order Q Does the order in which diagnoses are listed on the claim matter? Must the order on the encounter form match the order on the claim? A Yes, the order does matter. The physician should list on the encounter form the diagnosis...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 1999 -- FPM

Mar 1, 1999 - ...Services in an adult day-care center Coding inpatient care of an infant Observation care or a nursing facility admission? Getting paid for FMLA paperwork Coding treatment of road rash Q What would be the appropriate code for treating a patient who has road rash ? A Debridement of...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 2000 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2000 - ...No. It would be inappropriate to separately code the suture removal since you put them in. According to CPT, normal, uncomplicated follow-up care, such as suture removal, is part of the surgical package (laceration repair, in your case). However, as we noted in the July/August 1999...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 2001 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2001 - ...Initial observation care + initial hospital care Calculating prolonged services Preventive medicine codes Sebaceous cyst excision Initial observation care + initial hospital care Q If I admit a patient for -hour observation and then it is necessary to convert that to a regular...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 2002 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2002 - ...outpatient services codes (99211–99215), assuming the visits occur in the office or other outpatient setting. According to CPT, antepartum care includes monthly visits up to 28 weeks gestation, biweekly visits to 36 weeks gestation and weekly visits until delivery and any other...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 2003 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2003 - ...the amount of time spent with the patient, indicate that more than 50 percent of the time was spent in counseling and coordination of care and summarize the discussion. Removal of skin lesions Q When coding the removal of multiple skin lesions, should I sum the sizes of the lesions...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 2004 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2004 - ...Initial or subsequent hospital care? Prolonged services codes Q I read recently that CPT’s prolonged services codes (99354-99357) should be used only when you’ve exceeded the time component for the appropriate evaluation and management (E/M) visit code by at least 30 minutes. So,...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 2005 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2005 - ...Critical-care transport Reviewing vs. interpreting an X-ray Coding forms completion Q Under what circumstances is it appropriate to submit 99080, Special reports such as insurance forms, more than the information conveyed in the usual medical communications or standard reporting...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 2006 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2006 - ...To submit an inpatient care code, you have to see the patient in the hospital. If you provide the office visit and see the patient in the hospital later that day, you’ll be paid only for the inpatient care code, because Medicare states that All services provided by the physician in...

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Coding & Documentation - Mar 2007 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2007 - ...Critical care codes Diagnosis coding for vaccines Emergent and time-based coding Screening for immunity Proper units 99204 at an urgent care clinic Infusion time + hydration time Modifier -32 for immunizations Billing for Welcome to Medicare exams Q I am not getting paid when I bill...

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