Reimbursement Guidelines for Depression Screening – CPT G0444 Depression screening CPT G0444 can’t be coded with CPT G0402 & G0438 but you may report with… Read More »Coding Guidelines for Depression Screening – CPT G0444
National Coverage Determination (NCD) for Screening for Lung Cancer with Low Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT) Today the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued… Read More »CMS NEWS: Medicare will now cover lung cancer screening with Low Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT)
Medicare will also no longer recognize the CPT consultation codes for purposes of determining Medicare secondary payments (MSP). In MSP cases, providers must bill an… Read More »Will Medicare contractors accept the CPT consultation codes when Medicare is the secondary payer?
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), in its effort to reduce waste, fraud, and abuse in the Medicare fee-for-service program, is conducting a… Read More »Power Mobility Device (PMD) Prior Authorization Demonstration Project
Recovery Auditors have identified overpayments associated with Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services (Common Procedure Terminology (CPT) 99211-99213) for Pulmonary Diagnostic Procedures. These overpayments occurred due… Read More »Pulmonary Procedures and Evaluation & Management (E/M) Services performed on the same day
The following Medicare-covered preventive services and screenings are subject to certain eligibility and other limitations: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening; Adult Immunizations; Annual Wellness Visit, Including… Read More »List of Preventive Services Covered by Medicare
HCPCS Code J1740 (Boniva) 733.01 Senile osteoporosis733.09* Other osteoporosisE932.0* Adrenal cortical steroids causing adverse effects in therapeutic use *When reporting ICD-9-CM code 733.09, the ICD-9-CM… Read More »ICD-9 Codes that Support Medical Necessity for Boniva, Zometa, Reclast, Prolia and Xgeva