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Podiatry Coding & Billing Alert

Modifiers: Dodge Modifier 57 Denials With These Quick Tips

- Published on Tue, Nov 14, 2017
Remember: Codes with a 90-day global period are considered major surgeries. Modifiers carry a significant amount of weight on your claims. If you forget to append the appropriate modifierwhen needed, Medicare could reduce or even deny the claim. Answer the following questions about modifier 57 (Decision for surgery), an option for your evaluation and management (E/M) services and protect your [...]

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