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Pain Management Coding Alert

CPT® Coding:

Avert Arthrocentesis/Aspiration/Injection Denials with these Tips

Anatomy is crucial to coding these claims. PM practices that perform arthrocentesis, aspiration, or injection to a joint or bursa need to be ready to go deep into the details in order to code correctly. Why? If you choose the improper code - either by getting the anatomy wrong or choosing the incorrect joint/bursa size - you'll face denial, underpayment, [...]