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Dermatology,Destruction and Biopsy question...

Donna Posted Fri 29th of January, 2016 12:14:50 PM

Can I request a coding opinion for the follow scenario with dx L57.0,D48.5,L85.3?

99212 -25
17000 x1 -51
17003 x6
11000 x1 -59
11101 x1
Is wRVU order most important for modifier -51?
Thank you for your guidance and opinion.


SuperCoder Answered Mon 01st of February, 2016 01:20:53 AM

As per CCI edits, the correct order of reporting is:
17000 x1
11100-59,-51 x1
99212-25 x1
11101 x1
17003 x6

wRVU order is important as it helps in getting the maximum reimbursement from the major procedures.

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