Don't have a TCI SuperCoder account yet? Become a Member >>

Neurology & Pain Management Coding Alert

CMS Final Rule:
Final Rule Makes E/M Changes for 2020, 2021
CMS scraps blended E/M pay idea after feedback. On Nov. 1, 2019, the Centers for Medicare... Read more
2021 E/M Coding:
New Prolonged Services Code Coming
The still-incomplete code will be effective in 2021. The 2020 Centers for Medicare & ... Read more
Clip and Save:
Keep These Discography-Related ICD-10 Codes Handy
Check with payers individually for approved, complete, Dx lists. When you're coding for di... Read more
You Be the Coder:
Coding Herniated Disc Tx
Question: A patient reports for surgery with a preoperative diagnosis of herniated disc. T... Read more
Reader Question:
Use Caution When Deciding Chronic Vs. Acute
Question: When should I code for an acute form of a condition as opposed to a chronic... Read more
Reader Question:
Don’t Sleep on J Codes for CTS Shots
Question: Our provider often performs therapeutic injections for patients with carpal tunn... Read more
Reader Question:
Ask These Questions Before Choosing Unequal Limb Dx
Question: An established patient reports to the PM specialist for an evaluation and manage... Read more
Reader Question:
Separate Eye, Facial Pain With 2 Codes
Question: How would you diagnose orbital pain and facial pain in a patient? During a recen... Read more
Reader Question:
Descriptor Smarts Lead to Complete Botox® Claims
Question: When our physicians administer Botox® for chronic migraines, we bill ... Read more