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Radiology Coding Alert

CPT® 2020:
Incorporate New Radiological GI Changes With Examples
Take note of this especially important new add-on code. As the new year begins, you're go... Read more
CPT® Coding:
Get Terminated Lung Biopsy Coding Right With This Guide
Navigate your way through a plethora of helpful examples. If you're used to coding biopsi... Read more
Discern Medicare Falsehoods From Truths With These Myth Busters
Enhance your Medicare knowledge that extends beyond the coding realm. When working with a... Read more
You Be the Coder:
Let Dictation Report Guide Your Terminated Procedure Coding
Question: We've got a patient who was placed into the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) sca... Read more
Reader Question:
Dive Deep Into Meaning of This 36478, 36471 NCCI Edit
Question: We've begun receiving denials when reporting 36478 with 36471. I found the Cente... Read more
Reader Question:
Refer to These Important Excludes Notes for Wellness Exams
Question: What's the ICD-10-CM code for a wellness exam for a plain chest X-ray? Tennesse... Read more
Reader Question:
Look Out for This New Vaping-Related Disorder Code
Question: I've heard there's a new diagnosis code coming out for patients with vaping rela... Read more
Final Rule:
Take Note of Sweeping Changes in the CMS 2020 Final Rule
Plus, see how policy changes will impact your provider's bottom line. On Nov. 1, 2019, th... Read more
ICD-10-CM Coding:
Code 2 Challenging Radiological ICD-10-CM Examples
Know when to go as far as the NCD to get the guidelines you need. While the ICD-10-CM man... Read more
Rules and Regulations:
Look Out For Proposed Incident-To Billing Policy Changes
Consider how a MedPAC intervention could reduce reimbursement. While not prevalent within... Read more
Reader Question:
Report +99354 With 99214 Under Specific Conditions
Question: Our interventional radiologist saw a patient during an E/M service for a prolong... Read more
Reader Question:
Distinguish Between Nephrostomy Surgical, Imaging Services
Question: A urologist places a nephrostomy catheter under ultrasound (US) and fluoroscopic... Read more
Reader Question:
Dive Deeper Into Meaning of Bilateral Surgery Indicator ‘0’
Question: Why does code 73060 have a bilateral surgery indicator of “0?” Does tha... Read more
You Be the Coder:
Code Screening Breast MRIs With Caution
Question: We have a patient seen for a high-risk breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) s... Read more