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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Part B Coding Coach:

Sidestep Miscoding Woes with Radial/Ulnar Fx Fixes

Tip: Patient could suffer from an open or closed fracture. Documentation is key in healthcare, and that’s certainly the case for expertly coding arm fractures. When a patient reports to the surgeon with a fractured forearm, you risk a lot if you aren’t paying attention to the notes from the get-go. Why? Just in the wrist fracture section of CPT®, [...]