Get Amazon Gift Cards with TCI SuperCoder Purchases. Offer ends 26th Nov. HURRY UP!
Grab Now
Neurology & Pain Management Coding Alert

Compliance: Pennsylvania Payer Puts Brakes on Modifier 25 Pay


- Published on Thu, Aug 24, 2017

BCBS unveils new policy experts call ‘absurd,’ ‘awful.’

Neurology and pain management practices typically use modifier 25 multiple times a day, but the odds of collecting full pay for this frequently-reported modifier could be dropping dramatically. That’s the word from Pennsylvania’s Independence Blue Cross Blue Shield, which is making drastic reimbursement changes to the modifier.

Here’s the scoop: Effective Aug. [...]




Get 14-Day Fully-Functional Free Trial of Physician Coder

Get access to all your specialty alerts and archived articles along with some comprehensive tools including:
  • Code Search for CPT®, HCPCS, ICD-9 and ICD-10
  • CCI Edits Checker
  • Part B Fees, MUEs
  • CPT-ICD-9 CrossRef
  • CPT® ↔ ICD-9 ↔ ICD-10 CM Crosswalk
  • LCD/NCD Lookup
  • CMS 1500 Claims Scrubber
  • NDC ↔ CPT/HCPCS CrossReference
First Name: *
Last Name: *
User Name: *
E-mail: *
Phone: *
Choose Speciality*
Please enter the characters shown in box*