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Proper documentation, billing, coding, and office procedures are needed to ensure that massage therapy is being used in a compliant manner.
This Rapid Solution provides a brief overview of the requirements for billing code 97140 for manual therapy.
This Rapid Solution will examine the compliant way to code and document for full spine adjusting.
When treatment is no longer considered medically necessary but still needs to be reported to payers, determine if it is most appropriate to use a maintenance diagnosis code, procedure code, or append a modifier.
Box 14 is one of the most important compliance-related concepts that every DC and CA must understand.
The best way to advocate for the benefits your patients are entitled to is to understand the definitions of medical necessity and clinical appropriateness and to learn how to document these services correctly.
This Rapid Solution will help you understand when it is appropriate to use modifier 25, and when it is not.
Explaining medical necessity to patients early in their care may help to keep them compliant with their treatment plans and understand their financial responsibility for the services they receive.
This training outlines the high points that are required for excellent case management.
Marketing is one of the more highly scrutinized areas of compliance.
When used correctly, OATs assist the practitioner in meeting third-party requirements for the treatment of functional impairment(s) and, at the same time, give tangible need for care beyond the management of pain alone.
This is the very core of case management, and this Rapid Solution outlines the options so every provider has a rule of thumb.
It is important to know the policy and play by the rules of the plan in accordance to your contract with the payer to ensure proper claim payment.
This brief training will help you stay on the right side of the rules.
This training outlines the key points necessary to apply proper methodology for counting time when billing CPT codes that are timed based.
In this Rapid Solution, you will learn the fundamentals of the different Health Care Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes including the Level II code set.
Establishing efficient and effective processes and policies for successful documentation saves time and keeps busy doctors on track.
This module explains what discharge means within the concept of putting a "pin" in the end of an active episode of care.
Proving medical necessity opens the door to payment, and Assessment is its' key.
It helps demonstrate the story of the patient's experience as s/he returns to functional health, by illustrating the patient's reasons and needs at the time of the visit.
Re-evaluations, when used properly, strengthen your patient care compliance and increase your ability to prove medical necessity for care.
This Rapid Solution outlines the key elements necessary in a treatment plan, the differences between the plan and the treatment, and how that differs from a "care" plan.