CWTC [Episode 121] Mutually Exclusive Therapies and IRF Discharge Disposition

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

Webinar “Modifier -25 Under the Microscope” begins Thursday, July 22, 2021 at 1pm Eastern

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When reporting codes in CPT modifiers are an absolutely integral part of correct coding. Modifiers are the key to reporting services and procedures that have been altered in some way without changing the basic description of the CPT code. This means that modifiers are vital in the coding and billing process. However, their individual rules […]

CWTC [Episode 111] Reporting Pressure Injury, NPs and PT, Sequencing Multiple Modifiers

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

Webinar “Mastering the Art of Modifier Use” begins Thursday, June 11, 2020 at Noon Eastern

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Mastering the use of modifiers is an important skill all coders should have in their toolkit. Modifiers are a critical component of coding. Using modifiers correctly can reduce the risk of lost revenue and improve audit compliance. Using modifiers incorrectly can result in lost revenue and increased claims scrutiny. In general, all coders likely already […]

A Look Under the Microscope: Reporting Laboratory Services in CPT

Webinar “A Look Under the Microscope: Reporting Laboratory Services in CPT” Thursday, January 31, 2019

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When you look into a microscope if you are untrained, you see something that looks like artwork. While these are services that are routinely performed, the scope doesn’t always come clearly into focus. Questions often linger about which codes can be reported for which service, what is bundled, whether to assign a modifier and what […]

CPT© Modifier Toolbox - Advanced Usage

Webinar “Advanced Modifier Usage” with Heather Bryans on August 20, 2013

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Although this event has passed, you can view the course in our Library. Modifiers are a critical component of coding; using modifiers correctly can reduce the risk of lost revenue and improve audit compliance. However, using modifiers incorrectly can result in lost revenue and increased claims scrutiny. You should already know the basics of modifier […]

CPT© Coding Nerve Conduction Studies