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Orthopedic Coding Alert

CCI: Heed Hammertoe Edit on Capsulotomies

- Published on Tue, Feb 06, 2018
New edit sports modifier indicator of ‘1.’ To kick off 2018, let’s take a look at a late-year Correct Coding Initiative (CCI) edit that bundles a pair of toe repair codes. The basics: CCI tightened up its restrictions on coding for foot contracture release along with hammertoe repair. Check out how this new edit will affect your coding moving forward. [...]

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