Tag Archive | "biopsy"

Don’t Let These Deleted CPT® Codes Sink Your 2019 Claims

Monday, October 8, 2018

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For claims to succeed, you can’t use deleted CPT® codes. There’s no getting around it. So give your claims their best chance in 2019 by making sure these deleted codes don’t land on your claims. And of course: You need to know the new codes (see blog post overviews Part 1, Part 2, Part 3) […]

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Get Your CPT® 2019 Overview of New Codes Here! Part 1

Thursday, September 6, 2018

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Start your AMA CPT® 2019 update prep with this quick primer on what you can expect when the new code set goes into effect Jan. 1, 2019. Note: This post will look at new Category I codes with 5 digits (not Cat. III or PLA codes). And remember that the information may change before the […]

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Will You Ace This Gynecology Cervical-Health Coding Quiz?

Monday, July 16, 2018

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Knowing uterine and cervical anatomy, and the difference between conization and biopsy will go a long way toward helping you with loop electrode excision procedure (LEEP) claims and other gynecology claims. This quiz helps give you a check up on terms and procedures. Read the Questions Here You’ve got two options for this quiz. If […]

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Take a Look Inside This EGD for Correct CPT® Coding

Monday, June 6, 2016

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If you’ve been in the healthcare profession for a while, chances are you know that EGD is the abbreviation for esophagogastroduodenoscopy. This long and intimidating word simply means to view the esophagus, stomach, and first part of the small intestine (duodenum) with a scope. Learn to choose the right upper endoscopy code by analyzing this […]

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