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Pain Management Coding Alert

Procedure Coding:
Does Your Documentation Support More Extensive Plantar Fasciitis Treatment?

Here’s how to justify every level of treatment.  Heel pain affects nearly 2 million Americans, which means it’s not uncommon for a neurologist or pain management specialist to be consulted if the pain escalates. The most common form of hindfoot pain is plantar fasciitis, a condition in which the plantar fascia becomes inflamed and painful. Physicians have several treatment options [...]


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