CWTC [Episode 83] Acute Hospital Inpatient Order, Colonoscopy with, Principal Diagnosis for Resolved Etiologic - Make Your Revenue Smarter

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In Episode 83, Paula Digby answers anonymous questions. First, a quick overview of the required components of an acute hospital inpatient order; then a look at PCS coding for colonoscopy with cold snare rather than cold biopsy forceps; and finally a clarification on the Principal Diagnosis for the UB-04 in the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility when the reason for the admission has now resolved. Congratulations to today’s winner, Linda! This mugshot is our BFF, Stephanie.


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