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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Part B Coding Coach:
ICD-10 Coding: Distinguish CTS to Guarantee Pay for Future Treatments

Tip: CTS diagnosis is often required before payers will approve therapeutic measures. Coding for carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) treatments can be tricky for most pain management (PM) practices. But, before you delve into the codes, you have to know the answer to this question: Has your PM provider confirmed that the patient has CTS? Explanation: If you start coding for [...]