Tag Archive | "vaccine"

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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Are You a Vaccine Guidelines Ace? Test Yourself

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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Vaccination coding crosses many specialties. See if you’ve got what it takes to code these common services. Answer the questions below based on the CPT® guidelines for vaccine immunization codes. Take the Quiz 1. True or false: You may report vaccine immunization administration codes 90460, 90461, and 90471-90474 in addition to the vaccine and toxoid […]

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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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