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I got 2 consultations, no procedures, 2 doctors. Same reason + insurance for both visits. One doc sent unpaid balance 6 months later. Why? Code 99244

I got 2 consultations, no procedures, 2 doctors. Same reason + insurance for both visits. One doc sent unpaid balance 6 months later. Why? Code 99244

An insurance issue: Almost always, an insurance company only pays for a part of the cost of a consultation with a doctor. Depending on how much the doctor charges, how much the insurance company paid him, and whether or not the "rules" prevent him from billing the patient the remainder, the patient may end up paying a different amount at different doctors. It's just like paying for any other type of personal service. ...Read more

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What are the diagnosis and cpt procedure codes for laser treatment of toenail fungus?

What are the diagnosis and cpt procedure codes for laser treatment of toenail fungus?

No CPT: The diagnosis code for nail fungus is 110.1. However i don't know of any cpt code for toenail laser treatment. It is a non covered service which is non reimbursable by insurance. ...Read more

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What is the cpt code for sinusotomy, maxillary?

What is the cpt code for sinusotomy, maxillary?

See below: Best Answer: 31020 CPT Sinusotomy, maxillary (antrotomy); intranasal 31030 CPT Sinusotomy, maxillary (antrotomy); radical (Caldwell-Luc) without removal of antrochoanal polyps 31032 CPT Sinusotomy, maxillary (antrotomy); radical (Caldwell-Luc) with removal of antrochoanal polyps Source(s): hope it helps ...Read more

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What is the cpt code for creatinine blood?

What is the cpt code for creatinine blood?

Probably 82565: The cpt code for serum creatinine is probably 82565. Cpt codes are just numbers for billing insurance companies, and have no helpful effects on one's health. ...Read more

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What is the cpt code for capd dialysis?

What is the cpt code for capd dialysis?

90945: Above is the code for straight forward capd. Want to know more about coding go to this website: http://www.Renalbusiness.Com/articles/2010/07/tips-on-dialysis-specific-coding.Aspx. ...Read more

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What is a mock code?

What is a mock code?

Practice for a code: A mock code is a practice run for a real code, where doctors, nurses, rts and other medical personnel work together to try to stabilize a patient. ...Read more

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I found code M89.4 on my paperwork, Can someone explain what this means in simple terms?

I found code M89.4 on my paperwork, Can someone explain what this means in simple terms?

Diagnosis code: This is a diagnosis code of hypertrophic osteoarthropathy. This describes enlarged, bony abnormality of a joint or joints. ...Read more

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What is the diagnistic code for acute conjuctivitis?

What is the diagnistic code for acute conjuctivitis?

Acute conjunctivitis: ICD-9 diagnostic code for acute conjunctivitis is 372.00 and ICD-10 code is H10. ...Read more

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Why haven't the linx device been accepted by major issurance? Especially after the 5 year report? I have been denied now waiting Jan 1..CPT CODE comes

Why haven't the linx device been accepted by major issurance? Especially after the 5 year report? I have been denied now waiting Jan 1..CPT CODE comes

Medical devices: and medicine in general are things which get approved very slowly if at all. In addition to pt. safety and usefulness of the product are money considerations. Check w/your doc first about alternate devices that may help or consider purchasing, renting, or applying for a clinical trial from the company. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Please psiquiatry what : code 01/201 intake ? Code 01/201 intake

Please psiquiatry what : code 01/201 intake ? Code 01/201 intake

Intake: Sounds like you had an initial psychiatric evaluation and thats the code your md used to bill you perhaps, it old times used to be 90801. ...Read more

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What is the cpt code for lumbar spinal puncture?

What is the cpt code for lumbar spinal puncture?

Depends: Cpt 62270 lumbar puncture diagnostic cpt 62272 lumbar puncture therapeutic cpt 96450 lumbar puncture chemo cpt 77003 LP fluoroscopic guidance so i assume you are looking a bill? Call the billing department to discuss details. They can investigate and advise you what the doctor or hospital coded. And remember it is always being updated. ...Read more