Palmetto, a Medicare carrier, recently provided a free webinar about some common problems encountered during audits. This 51 minute webinar is very helpful.
According to Palmetto, "over half the claims that are being audited by the third party contractor lack the necessary information required... Read More
Providers Not Preparing for ICD-10 Implementation
Recently, Part B News conducted a survey in which providers agreed that ICD-10 implementation is important, but right now it is ranked pretty low on their priority list. Only 10% of respondents have started training staff for ICD-10. One Medicare ca... Read More
How does 5010 affect your office? How concerned should you be? Will 5010 change the 1500 or UB04 claim forms?The 5010 format implementation is a current "hot topic" for providers and billers. This helpful Q and A segment should help clarify what is going on.Q: What is Version 5010?A: Version 5... Read More
It's time to "Bone-Up" on your anatomy knowledge in preparation for ICD-10. Yes, ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS require a strong knowledge of anatomy to ensure you are selecting the most accurate codes. Find-A-Code is proud to announce the availability of two fun and challenging anatomy games that wi... Read More
As part of the CPT® Assistant Archives package, the archives for May 2011 are now available.
Highlights from this issue include:
Integumentary System: Debridement
Coding Consultation: Traumatic Complex Wound Repair
CPT Assistant THEN and NOW: Updated Reporting Instruction for Hydration I... Read More
As part of keeping you current and up-to-date, we have updated the data within Find-A-Code with the most recent data available. Specifically, we have updated:
Fee Schedule (including gpci, rvu, dme and drug pricing)
APC & DRG (including provider data)
NCCI Edits and MUEs
Medicare LCDs,... Read More