Are higher level codes more likely to get audited?Apr 14
I heard that higher level codes like 99204 and 99205 are more likely to get audited. If I only use 99202 or 99203 will I be "under the radar"?
When completing the new CMS 1500 formApr 7
When completing the new CMS 1500 form: If you have more than 4 diagnostic codes, do you list all of the codes or only the top four codes? Also, if you do need to list all of the diagnostic codes, when listing the codes on the form (a,b,c,d, etc..), the box only accommodates up to 4 diagnostic codes. How do you fit all of the codes in the box provided?
What is the correct modifier to use when billing therapies to Medicare?Apr 2
We are setting up a new computer system in the office and the trainer told us to use modifier -GP when billing therapies to Medicare with a secondary insurance. In the past we used -GA. Which is correct?
Are you supposed to put 2 modifiers in the case of -GA and -25 if billing an exam and an adjustment?