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Pulmonology Coding Alert

Inhalation Treatment:

4 Rules Rev Up Your Reimbursement for Nebulizer Treatment

Talk to your physician to choose correctly between coding prolonged services or a higher-level E/M. When your pulmonologist treats respiratory conditions such as asthma and emphysema with inhalation treatment, the decision to report a) only the nebulizer treatment, b) the appropriate E/M service, or c) a combo of both can make or break your practice’s bottom line. You may know [...]