CPT Coding for Psychotherapy for Gender Dysphoria

In this coding scenario, you will learn one patient’s experience with gender dysphoria and how to assign the correct CPT code for psychotherapy for gender dysphoria based on who was involved in the counseling and how much face-to-face time was…In this coding scenario, you will learn one patient’s experience with gender dysphoria and how to assign the correct CPT code for psychotherapy for gender dysphoria based on who was involved in the counseling and how much face-to-face time was…

Understanding Medicare and Its Different Parts

Medical coders need to follow the coding guidelines and any instructions from third-party payers. This includes understanding Medicare and its different parts. Understanding Medicare and Its Different Parts and Image showing Parts A, B, C, and D Providers are usually reimbursed by third-party payers in support of the individuals that the entity insures. The two…Medical coders need to follow the coding guidelines and any instructions from third-party payers. This includes understanding Medicare and its different parts.  Providers are usually reimbursed by third-party payers in support of the individuals that the entity...

Understanding Gender Dysphoria and Gender Reassignment Procedures

Being stuck in a body that doesn’t seem to fit is not all that unusual these days. Therefore, understanding gender dysphoria and gender reassignment procedures is necessary to correct coding.   What Is Gender Dysphoria Gender Dysphoria (formerly known as gender…Being stuck in a body that doesn’t seem to fit is not all that unusual these days. Therefore, understanding gender dysphoria and gender reassignment procedures is necessary to correct coding.   What Is Gender Dysphoria Gender Dysphoria (formerly known as...

Is It a Simple Belly Ache Or Crohn’s Disease With An Abscess?

Whether Is It a simple belly ache or Crohn’s disease with an abscess, the documentation should provide the necessary information to assign the appropriate codes.  labeled large intestine to help with coding for Crohn's Disease in ICD-10 Question: Patient is a 72-year-old male admitted to the hospital after having complaints of a…Whether Is It a simple belly ache or Crohn’s disease with an abscess, the documentation should provide the necessary information to assign the appropriate codes.  Question: Patient is a 72-year-old male admitted to the hospital after having complaints of...

Identify Hypothermia and Correctly Report Diagnoses in ICD-10-CM

Learn how to identify hypothermia and assign the appropriate ICD-10-CM codes here girl in cold weather My Uncle Jim lives in Maine where the winters get exceptionally cold. Last year he needed to save some money, so he turned his heat down to 62…Learn how to identify hypothermia and assign the appropriate ICD-10-CM codes here My Uncle Jim lives in Maine where the winters get exceptionally cold. Last year he needed to save some money, so he turned his heat down to...