Despite the increased resources and references for critical care billing, critical care reporting issues persist.
Medicare data analysis continues to identify 99291 as high risk for claim payment errors, perpetuating prepayment claim edits for outlier utilization and location discrepancies.
In this episode, Terry tackles this topic with documentation recommendations to keep you audit-proof with tips for how to code these high ticket items.
Also, do you know what the ICD-10-CM code X34.XXXA is?
Yep… there is an earthquake in there somewhere!
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Ms. Terry Fletcher is a healthcare coding and billing consultant based in Southern California. With over 30-years experience, Ms. Fletcher teaches over 100 specialty coding Seminars, Teleconferences and Webinars every year. You can find her CodeCast™ podcast series, focusing on Physician Coding, Billing, Reimbursement, compliance, and Medical industry revenue opportunities, on iTunes, Stitcher, TuneIn, and Google Play.