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Gastroenterology Coding Alert


Bust 3 Myths to Recoup the Maximum ERCP Reimbursement Your MD Ethically Deserves

If you’re relying only on modifiers 51 and 59, you could be missing out. If you’re overlooking reporting all the services performed while extracting stones during an endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), then you could be leaving precious reimbursement dollars on the table. You might be falling prey to ambiguity involving the national Correct Coding Initiative (CCI) and whether you should [...]