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Orthopedic Coding Alert

Ulna Boot:

6 Expert Steps Give Unna Boot Denials the Boot

Follow our experts’ 6 simple steps for strapping success. With just one CPT® code -- 29580 -- for Unna boot applications, it may seem like you’ve got reimbursement all laced up. But there’s more to the story, including associated procedures, the proper diagnosis, and separate E/M coding. These tips will help you kick improper Unna coding to the curb. Step 1: Identify [...]