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Pain Management Coding Alert

Get the Most Out of Stenosis Checks

Many times, providers go beyond E/M for confirmation. Patients who report to the PM physician with symptoms of spinal stenosis can pose a tough and enduring coding conundrum. A patient with spinal stenosis could come in at any stage of the injury — pre-diagnosis or post-diagnosis — for treatment or evaluation. As a coder, you must be ready to know [...]