Coding. Why does it keep changing?
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The blog (NicolettiNotes) is free. There are some short videos with the topic “Can I get paid to….,” and a Q&A section.
I use web resources all the time, and I’m sure you do too, whether you’re a subscriber or not.
I often start with Google, and use it as a starting point. We don’t code from Google, but it can point me in the right direction.
The AAPC Q&A forum, similarly, points me in the right direction. I’m grateful when coders answer questions with a source citation and view all Q&A forums with the appropriate amounts of gratitude and skepticism.
Definitive answers come from the CPT® book and other AMA resources, The CPT® Assistant and the CPT® Changes, an Insider’s Guide, published annually. The CMS manual system contains a wealth of information.
I am always looking at the Medicare Claims Processing Manual, Chapter 12 but you might find other chapters are useful to you.Considering joining CodingIntel today!