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Orthopedic Coding Alert

Knees:
5 Tips Will Have You Acing Your ACL Claims

If your surgeons are using pain pumps, then consider it part of the surgery. As many as 300,000 Americans tear or rupture an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) each year. But the fact that arthroscopic ACL surgery is common doesn’t mean coding the procedure is straightforward. Tackle some of the variations that arise in ACL procedures with these five expert tips. [...]