The definition of consultation is a confusing one because these claims have to meet so many conditions. And one wrong assumption can land you in hot water. For instance, if you believe specialists can always charge a consultation, you’re setting yourself up for miscoding and lost reimbursement. However, consultation coding is one area where a lot of revenue is lost by medical practices because they don’t know when they can bill for a consultation.
So if you need to brush up on consultation coding, you might want to check out this upcoming audio seminar on March 20th by Audio Educator: