Medical Billing and Coding Services

1

MEDICAL BILLING SERVICES IN ATLANTA, GEORGIA

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

Increase reimbursements and quickly recover outstanding claims with our medical billing services in Atlanta, Georgia

Read more »
1

FAQs on Reimbursement for Chronic Care Management Service

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

This article answers frequently asked questions about billing chronic care management (CCM) services to the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) under CPT codes 99487, 99489, 99490 and 99491.

Read more »
1

Billing Guidelines for Chronic Care Management (CCM)

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

Chronic Care Management (CCM) services are generally non-face-to-face services provided to Medicare beneficiaries who have multiple (two or more) chronic conditions expected to last at least 12 months, or until the death of the patient. 

Read more »
1

Original Medicare Coverage and Payment Related to COVID-19

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

Medicare Part B, which includes a variety of outpatient services, covers medically necessary clinical diagnostic laboratory tests when a doctor or other practitioner orders them. Medically necessary clinical diagnostic laboratory tests are generally not subject to coinsurance or deductible.

Read more »
1

2020 Medical Coding Update for Telehealth

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

There are three options for telehealth and other communications-based technology services i.e. Telephone calls, Internet consultations, and Telemedicine exams. This information is based on guidelines from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

Read more »
1

Medicare Advantage Plan Coverage and Payment Related to COVID-19

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

Medicare Advantage plan (also known as “Part C”) is an “all in one” alternative to Original Medicare. Medicare Advantage plans cover Medicare Part A and Part B services, and usually prescription drugs covered under Medicare Part D.

Read more »
1

Are you correctly Using 99291 and 99292 codes?

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

Since critical care is a time-based code, the physician’s progress note must contain documentation of the total time involved providing critical care services.

Read more »
1

New Billing Codes for Coronavirus (COVID-19) Lab Tests

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

On 5th March 2020, CMS has developed a second Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code that can be used by laboratories to bill for certain COVID-19 diagnostic tests to help increase testing and track new cases.

Read more »
1

Coding Guidelines for Coronavirus for Medicare Beneficiaries

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

In 2nd week of March 2020, Congress passed the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act. The legislation will allow physicians and other health care professionals to bill Medicare fee-for-service for patient care delivered by telehealth during the current coronavirus public health emergency. 

Read more »
1

Undercoding: Avoid At Any Cost

https://www.medicalbillersandcoders.com

Undercoding errors can statistically impact calculated error rates in the tens of millions of dollars. These statistics are used to calculate future Medicare payments and track trends in healthcare delivery.

Read more »

User login

randomnessfucky