Anesthesia 01996

Anesthesia 101 01996 What would you code in the following situation? A 58-year-old female patient undergoes a bilateral total knee replacement.  After the appropriate recovery room time, she is transferred up to a floor.Because the surgeon feels the patient is going...

Tips & Expertise: Airway, Bronchoscopy, and Codes

Q:  Can 31645 be billed when the doctor dictates that “mucous secretions were suctioned out of the lower left lobe”? Does it have to be an abscess or mucous plug that was removed in order to use this code? ​A:  Clearing (e.g., irrigation, aspiration) of mucus...

Data Accuracy and the Patient Experience

This webinar was released on November 1, 2021. This webinar is no longer eligible for CEUs.  Does your organization struggle with data accuracy?  Have you examined what’s causing those repeated errors, or are you spinning your wheels, fixing errors on the back end?...