Category: Coding Coach

Incident to Services
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Incident to Services

June 30, 2022 Question: We just recently began hiring PAs to see patient to assist our pain physicians. Our pain doctors want the PAs to see new patients and bill under their NPI number. We see a large population of Medicare patients and I am worried this could get us into trouble. Answer: For Medicare...

Mohs Coding Dilemma
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Mohs Coding Dilemma

June 30, 2022 Question: I am new in Dermatology coding and am currently coding for a Mohs surgeon. I was instructed that if the patient comes in and does not have a confirmed malignancy based on a pathology report and the physician does a biopsy to confirm the malignancy prior to Mohs surgery we can...

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