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Posted By mary peabody on 05-19-2019, 18:20:18 in Ob-Gyn
I am coding Oncology Visit and trying to determine what would be the HPI for a follow up ...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 05-17-2019, 09:05:02 in Ob-Gyn
My patient delivered via C/section at 26wks due to pre-eclampsia with Hellp Syndrome. Sh...
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Posted By mary peabody on 05-16-2019, 11:37:08 in Ob-Gyn
In the table of risk, what is the difference in parenteral controlled substances and drug ...
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Posted By mary peabody on 05-16-2019, 11:37:08 in Ob-Gyn
In the table of risk, what is the difference in parenteral controlled substances and drug ...
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Posted By Tammy on 05-12-2019, 23:28:22 in Ob-Gyn
My physician who is a specialist ob/gyn wants to now charge for phone consults when she ca...
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Posted By mary peabody on 05-09-2019, 16:22:37 in Ob-Gyn
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Posted By mary peabody on 05-09-2019, 16:22:35 in Ob-Gyn
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Posted By mary peabody on 05-09-2019, 16:22:35 in Ob-Gyn
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Posted By mary peabody on 05-09-2019, 16:22:34 in Ob-Gyn
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Posted By mary peabody on 05-09-2019, 16:22:34 in Ob-Gyn
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Posted By angie on 05-07-2019, 11:56:56 in Ob-Gyn
we are finding some payers like BCBS stating prior approval is needed for bv panel. 87510 ...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 05-01-2019, 14:00:08 in Ob-Gyn
What ICD-10 code do I use for intrauterine synechiae for a pregnant patient? Thanks!...
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Posted By angie on 05-01-2019, 12:43:35 in Ob-Gyn
we are looking at hiring a qualified, certified psychologist for our OBGYN clinic. Do ...
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Posted By angie on 04-17-2019, 10:22:28 in Ob-Gyn
If patient had surgery and is past the 10 day post op period and comes in for follow up c...
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Posted By Maria on 04-16-2019, 14:54:40 in Ob-Gyn
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I know CMS has determined that modifier 51 is no longer needed for multiple p...
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Posted By Dorine on 04-12-2019, 11:32:10 in Ob-Gyn
Good Morning, Pt is status post robotically assisted vaginal hysterectomy in later Oct., s...
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Posted By Maria on 04-03-2019, 13:55:49 in Ob-Gyn
Hello Melanie,

I need some CPT help, please.

Dr has 58720 and 38571. 38571 is lapar...
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Posted By angie on 03-28-2019, 17:15:09 in Ob-Gyn
We have a student currently at our clinic. Is this correct on documentation rules. The ch...
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Posted By Tammy on 03-27-2019, 20:24:32 in Ob-Gyn
would I code the attached op report with a 57180 or a 58999 or something else? Patient ha...
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Posted By Maria on 03-27-2019, 10:25:00 in Ob-Gyn
Melanie, I am not sure what way to go with this one. Path did not confirm molar pregnancy....
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Posted By angie on 03-21-2019, 12:18:32 in Ob-Gyn
what is the correct dx code to use for RH imm glob injection for pt who is RH- we have be...
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Posted By angie on 03-21-2019, 12:16:34 in Ob-Gyn
need help with CPT/ICD-10 see attachment.

Thank You ...
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Posted By Deborah Roorda on 03-20-2019, 08:43:15 in Ob-Gyn
Our doctors are doing the patient annual/preventative exam and coding it with Z01.419 w/o ...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 03-08-2019, 09:36:50 in Ob-Gyn
my patient had a vaginal delivery the placenta was delivered spontaneously intact, no lace...
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Posted By Maria on 03-07-2019, 10:02:42 in Ob-Gyn
Hello Melanie,

Would you please tell me if I am close to the correct coding for this p...
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Posted By angie on 03-07-2019, 09:01:27 in Ob-Gyn
wanted to confirm providers should be using Fetus 1, fetus 2 verbiage vs Baby A and Baby b...
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Posted By Deborah Roorda on 03-05-2019, 09:18:28 in Ob-Gyn
We are getting denial when a patient comes for a physical and also is treated for a prob...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 03-04-2019, 13:39:56 in Ob-Gyn
What is the correct DX code for DES exposure/daughter? Thanks!...
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Posted By angie on 03-04-2019, 11:21:59 in Ob-Gyn
We are having a issue with Preferrred One now asking for a modifier on a claim when billin...
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Posted By Maria on 02-27-2019, 11:49:18 in Ob-Gyn
Hello Melanie,

I do some coding for an oncologist in a teaching facility.

I want t...
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Posted By angie on 02-25-2019, 07:45:53 in Ob-Gyn
a provider asked me this question. We can only bill a face to face encounter, but if we...
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Posted By Maria on 02-21-2019, 14:55:17 in Ob-Gyn
Hello Melanie,

I see a lot of pregnant patients showing up in L&D with no compliant.
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Posted By Maria on 02-21-2019, 14:22:33 in Ob-Gyn
Hello Melanie,

I was hoping you could elaborate on the correct use of these two codes....
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 02-20-2019, 15:02:23 in Ob-Gyn
Melanie ,
Out physician performed a LSC bilateral salpingectomy and (L) oopherectomy as...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 02-18-2019, 10:53:00 in Ob-Gyn
My patient was supposed to have an operative hysteroscopy, resection of fibroid and D&C. ...
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Posted By angie on 02-14-2019, 16:33:58 in Ob-Gyn
We are billing G0101 for breast and pelvic exam. If the patient has GYN issues that are ad...
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Posted By angie on 02-12-2019, 11:52:10 in Ob-Gyn
PT HAD HYSTEROSCOPY DILATION AND CURETTAGE USING MYOSURE. SHOULD BE USING 58558 OR 58561
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 02-12-2019, 07:04:12 in Ob-Gyn
I have attached an operative report that I am questioning if you believe I have the correc...
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Posted By Suzanne Burmeister on 02-11-2019, 22:27:57 in Ob-Gyn
Hey everyone,

We all know Melanie Witt is an amazing lady, but do you want to know more...
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Posted By Suzanne Burmeister on 02-06-2019, 22:59:30 in Ob-Gyn
Hey everyone! Here at The Coding Institute, we are implementing a new social media initiat...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 02-06-2019, 11:42:39 in Ob-Gyn
We have a Nurse Practitioner in the office and she is credentialed with Medicare. Are NP'...
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Posted By jamie on 02-05-2019, 13:41:15 in Ob-Gyn
Our office has decided to stop sending the urine drug screenings to an outside lab and sta...
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Posted By Cathy on 01-31-2019, 13:16:22 in Ob-Gyn
Our doctor did a Colpo on a patient due to LGSIL result on her Pap. The path report from ...
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Posted By dawn b on 01-30-2019, 07:33:27 in Urology
I am having some trouble finding correct and complete coding for these procedure codes d...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 01-29-2019, 11:24:02 in Ob-Gyn
I had a patient who underwent a dilation and curettage, diagnostic hysteroscopy, excision ...
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Posted By angie on 01-24-2019, 12:58:28 in Ob-Gyn
When to use 80050.
do all three test need to be done? tsh, CMP, CBC? or can we use thi...
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Posted By angie on 01-23-2019, 15:05:45 in Ob-Gyn
what dx code would we use for mom who had hx of trisomy 16 in previous pregnancy and curre...
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Posted By dawn b on 01-23-2019, 13:29:56 in Ob-Gyn
I have several physicians who do hysterectomies and I am trying to figure out a clear diff...
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Posted By angie on 01-21-2019, 18:25:18 in Ob-Gyn
Can we bill for a limited ultrasound done by a physician? For example, if Dr. X uses the...
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 01-21-2019, 15:32:28 in Ob-Gyn
Good afternoon,
Our practice just started billed for a nurse mid wife . My question is ...
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Posted By Jana Wilson on 01-18-2019, 11:15:32 in Ob-Gyn
Patient had twin pregnancy, PROM at 19 weeks and ended up delivering at 19.3 weeks. One ...
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 01-17-2019, 14:24:54 in Ob-Gyn
I am new to URO/GYN and am stumped with this procedure .

A 3CM mass was palpable on vag...
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 01-15-2019, 07:06:36 in Ob-Gyn
Our physician performed a lap sacral colpopexy , sling, rectocele repair with vaginal and...
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Posted By Deborah Roorda on 01-14-2019, 10:37:01 in Ob-Gyn
My doctor saw a transgender female to male, who is 3-4 yrs of testosterone injections but ...
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Posted By angie on 01-10-2019, 11:50:18 in Ob-Gyn
can we bill following codes with documentation below. pt has medicare
Breast and Pelvic E...
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 01-09-2019, 10:44:06 in Ob-Gyn
We have a physician in our practice who is a vulvology specialist who uses the microscope...
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 01-08-2019, 09:21:20 in Ob-Gyn
Our physician seems to believe that if a patient is in active labor for more than 24 hours...
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Posted By Cathy on 01-03-2019, 13:30:41 in Ob-Gyn
We have a patient that had a laparoscopic ablation of endometriosis and drainage of cyst o...
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Posted By Patrice on 01-01-2019, 19:11:31 in Ophthalmology
Happy Holidays!!

I am new to Ophthalmology.

My question is when billing an office ...
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Posted By Glory P on 12-18-2018, 13:48:34 in Ob-Gyn
Please help with coding on this one.
G6P2214 with IUP @ 18w0d, Pregnancy complications -...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 12-14-2018, 13:40:18 in Ob-Gyn
For a patient that is considered high risk for Medicare for their annual exam what are the...
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Posted By angie on 12-11-2018, 15:19:57 in Ob-Gyn
IS THIS VISIT BILLABLE OUT SIDE OF OB PACKAGE?

Chief Complaint
Hypertension follow-up...
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Posted By angie on 12-11-2018, 15:07:48 in Ob-Gyn
we plan to screen our OB patients for depression and anxiety at their initial OB exam and ...
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Posted By angie on 11-21-2018, 13:02:56 in Ob-Gyn
Pt has Hgb done at annual visit and provider finds she has low hgb and runs a cbc and othe...
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Posted By Maria on 11-19-2018, 12:55:50 in Ob-Gyn
Hey Melanie,

Help please with CPT code.

I have the hardest time with the excisions ...
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Posted By Maria on 11-15-2018, 09:15:05 in Ob-Gyn
Hey Melanie,

First thing, thanks so much for all your help recently.

I would not e...
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Posted By Maria on 11-15-2018, 08:44:23 in Anesthesia
Hello Everyone,

I am very new to anesthesiology coding, so please forgive me so many q...
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Posted By Rhonda Clark on 11-13-2018, 20:06:41 in Ob-Gyn
what date of service do I use when billing 59425 or 59425. some coders say use first ante...
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Posted By Maria on 11-12-2018, 14:43:01 in Ob-Gyn
Hello Melanie,

This one is my first....

The same physician that delivered the pt, a...
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Posted By Maria on 11-06-2018, 14:17:03 in Ob-Gyn
Hello Melanie,

I am confused on this repair report given below.

Pt taken to OR for ...
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Posted By Barbara on 10-26-2018, 13:37:14 in Ob-Gyn
My provider did a vaginal twin delivery. Twin A was delivered vaginally form a vertex pre...
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Posted By Deborah Roorda on 10-25-2018, 11:15:07 in Ob-Gyn
Patient has Mirena IUD which migrated into pelvis. Physician is going to remove it Laparos...
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Posted By Lillian on 10-18-2018, 10:06:22 in Ob-Gyn
When documenting for a problem ob visit should it be documented in the antepartum tool as ...
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Posted By Diana Rusk on 10-12-2018, 19:31:21 in Pulmonology
What is the protocol for a patient receiving oxygen therapy at their providers office enco...
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Posted By Maria on 10-09-2018, 08:08:58 in Ob-Gyn
Melanie,

Do you have any upcoming meetings, webinars, etc...?

Preferably on East Co...
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Posted By Maria on 10-09-2018, 07:54:18 in Ob-Gyn
Good Morning Melanie,

What would be the minimal requirements to bill a CST?

I am no...
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Posted By sonia p on 10-02-2018, 11:43:22 in Ob-Gyn
Hi Melanie- pt comes for her annual GYN exam and we can use Z01.419 or Z01.411. Does the ...
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Posted By Tammy on 09-17-2018, 20:49:54 in Ob-Gyn
Patient is 4 days postpartum and ended up back in hospital for wound infection, necrotizin...
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Posted By anita lawnick on 09-17-2018, 15:40:12 in Ob-Gyn
I have an ob pt, who we have seen her entire pregnancy. Except when she delivers, a doc fr...
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Posted By jamie on 09-04-2018, 12:58:33 in Ob-Gyn
When a Provider has an ob patient comes in the office because they felt discharge or loss ...
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Posted By Diana Rusk on 08-23-2018, 16:02:53 in Pulmonology
Providers that continue to practice the simple 6 MWT for pulmonary patients without treadm...
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Posted By angie on 08-22-2018, 12:41:19 in Ob-Gyn
Our clinic is thinking of doing telehealth services.
are coding for telehealth codes 9944...
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Posted By Melanie Witt on 08-08-2018, 20:56:28 in Ob-Gyn
For those of you who are posting ob/gyn questions, I will be on vacation and not checking ...
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Posted By anita lawnick on 07-26-2018, 10:43:28 in Ob-Gyn
Via the laparscope the iud was located in the left upper abdominal quadrant entangled in t...
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Posted By Ob gyn Coder on 07-18-2018, 09:54:40 in Ob-Gyn
During a audit review we had a physician mention other practices were getting a higher E&M...
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Posted By Donna Holl on 07-16-2018, 16:25:45 in ICD-10
I am in the middle of completing a 2-year degree in Medical Billing and Coding. For one of...
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Posted By angie on 06-27-2018, 11:39:58 in Ob-Gyn
Patient had LEEP for CIN 3 yesterday. Started bleeding around 6 pm last night and changed...
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Posted By Virginia Dunlap on 06-22-2018, 12:44:25 in Ob-Gyn
I do coding for the Outpatient Labor and Delivery, where pregnant patients are seen for ab...
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Posted By Lillian on 06-20-2018, 12:13:10 in Ob-Gyn
The patient's was 22wks based on LMP but 19wks based on ultrasound. She had a spontaneous ...
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Posted By jamie on 06-08-2018, 12:46:04 in Ob-Gyn
In the ultrasound report what is required to be able to bill the 76821, is documenting th...
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Posted By Staci on 06-04-2018, 13:35:46 in Neurosurgery
I used to use this forum when it was Coding911 but then it was having serious issues to th...
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Posted By anita lawnick on 05-29-2018, 16:43:58 in Ob-Gyn
Would 59510 mod 22 be sufficent to code? The op report can be sent to show the additional ...
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Posted By Lynn Radecky on 05-15-2018, 12:46:24 in Ob-Gyn
When my doctor performs a sonohysterogram in the office we bill 76831 and 58340. If the s...
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 05-15-2018, 09:48:15 in Ob-Gyn
Our physician di a vaginal delivery on 02/23/2018 along with a 4th degree laceration repai...
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Posted By anita lawnick on 05-09-2018, 10:04:40 in Ob-Gyn
Need some clarification please. An Ob pt is in the hosp for severe hyperemesis for 3 days....
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Posted By Lillian on 05-08-2018, 10:56:26 in Ob-Gyn
Could someone please educate me so that I can pass this on to my physician how to "properl...
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Posted By Damaris S on 04-28-2018, 20:29:42 in Ob-Gyn
Dear Melanie,

We see patients regarding Fertility, so before we see the patients for th...
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 04-23-2018, 14:01:08 in Ob-Gyn
Please review attached operative report and advise if the correct billing would be 59400 a...
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Posted By anita lawnick on 04-20-2018, 13:50:46 in Ob-Gyn
We have a post partum (almost 2 weeks) ob patient, who is bleeding. I was going to use O72...
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Posted By Danielle Levy on 04-20-2018, 06:53:24 in Urology
Good Morning, Attached is an operative report that I believe we would code an unlisted cod...
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