Tag Archive | "influenza"

Find Flu Vaccine Codes Fast for Cleaner Medicare Claims

Thursday, October 17, 2019

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In early October 2019, flu activity was low, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). But hopefully vaccinations will land in the “widespread” category for this flu season. A high volume of services means a high volume of coding, though, so protect your Medicare reimbursement with this guidance on flu vaccination coding. […]

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Don’t Pack Away Those Flu Coding Skills Just Yet

Friday, March 10, 2017

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It’s March, so stuffy noses may make you think more of allergies than the flu, but flu activity remains elevated in the U.S. And the MLN Connects from March 9 says “it is not too late to get vaccinated.” We’ve gone over coding for flu vaccinations in 2017. Now let’s take a look at ICD-10-CM […]

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Solve the 90674 Mystery, Plus More Flu Vax Coding News

Friday, October 28, 2016

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Keeping up with the latest on new flu vaccine code 90674 has become something of a sport. (As further proof, check out the update added in section 1 below!) The code was effective Aug. 1, 2016, but that doesn’t mean payers are accepting it right now. Here’s a look at 90674, CPT® 2017 updates to […]

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