Pain Management Coding Alert

Procedure Focus: Remember 4 Things Before Coding Interlaminar Epidural Injections

- Published on Thu, Oct 29, 2015
Tip: Pay more attention to levels than frequency. Pain management specialists frequently perform interlaminar epidural injections – but just because you code a procedure regularly doesn’t mean you’re doing it correctly. Read on for a refresher on what’s important with these claims, and you can be confident you’re distinguishing them from other common spinal injections. 1. Skip the Bilateral Modifier [...]

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