The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 99401 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Preventive Medicine, Individual Counseling Services.
As seen in The Journal of Urgent Care Medicine, titled “Travel Immunizations:” Q. What is the best way to code for and bill patients who come in because they are planning to travel out of the c... [ Read More ]
Knowing which services are included and which are separately reportable ensures appropriate reimbursement. By Cindy Hughes, CPC, CFPC In the first years of life, preventive services play an importa... [ Read More ]
You’ll need to prove medical necessity and know the guidelines to bill appropriately. Patients often require follow-up care (such as medication changes) following laboratory tests. These follow-u... [ Read More ]
New preventive medicine mandates call for healthy coding habits of these services. By Shelly Cronin, CPC, CPMA, CANPC, CGSC, CGIC With the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) r... [ Read More ]
New clinical guidelines jointly released by American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists (SGO) recommend all obstetrician/gynecologists (OB/... [ Read More ]