We make it easy to find the online medical coding solution with just the features you need! |Learn More >>
Podiatry Coding & Billing Alert

You Be the Coder: Don't Count on Fracture Care Code in This Case

- Published on Thu, Dec 28, 2017
Question: The physician saw the patient in the ED after she fell off the jungle gym at school. The physician performed a level-three E/M service and diagnosed the patient with a sprain and possible fracture of her left second-digit toe. The physician buddy taped the injured toe to the patient's great toe. Which codes should I report for this service? [...]

Get 14-Day Fully-Functional Free Trial of Physician Coder

Get access to all your specialty alerts and archived articles along with some comprehensive tools including:
  • Code Search for CPT®, HCPCS, ICD-9 and ICD-10
  • CCI Edits Checker
  • Part B Fees, MUEs
  • CPT-ICD-9 CrossRef
  • CPT® ↔ ICD-9 ↔ ICD-10 CM Crosswalk
  • LCD/NCD Lookup
  • CMS 1500 Claims Scrubber
  • NDC ↔ CPT/HCPCS CrossReference
First Name: *
Last Name: *
User Name: *
E-mail: *
Phone: *
Choose Speciality*
Please enter the characters shown in box*