The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 99407 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Behavior Change Interventions, Individual Services.
The October 2016 update to the Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) includes one new HCPCS Level II code, two deleted HCPCS Level II codes; ambulatory payment classification (APC) and statu... [ Read More ]
Proper documentation and verifying coverage criteria prior to claim submission can improve your chances for reimbursement. Many healthcare providers perform tobacco use counseling daily, but they m... [ Read More ]
Medically unlikely edits add restrictions to these codes. The American Medical Association (AMA) focused on prolonged services for 2016 CPT®. New codes were created and guidelines have been update... [ Read More ]
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has changed the supervision requirement for 27 hospital outpatient therapeutic services from direct supervision to general supervision. General supe... [ Read More ]
Most patients don’t realize the differences among screening, diagnosis, and treatment. When a patient comes into the office for a preventive visit and it turns into acute care, many patients thin... [ Read More ]