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How Well Do You Know ICD-10-CM Vax Codes? Quiz Time!

Thursday, March 28, 2019

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Complete knowledge of ICD-10-CM coding for immunizations means knowing how to code both when an immunization occurs and when it does not. Ready to see if you’ve mastered the ICD-10-CM codes for these encounters? Let’s go! Choose Your Answers to These ICD-10-CM Questions Q1. What does the code-level note with Z23 (Encounter for immunization) in […]

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Update Vaccine Codes Just in January? 4 Changes Prove That’s a Mistake

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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On Friday, SuperCoder blog covered molecular pathology CPT® code updates effective July 1. Today, let’s look at what’s coming our way in July for vaccines. Because why should January 1 have all the update fun? Schedule: The codes we’re discussing here were published on the AMA website on Jan. 1, 2017. They’re effective July 1, […]

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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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