BILLING & CODING THE MEDICAL EYE EXAMINATION Craig Thomas, O.D. 3900 West Wheatland Road Dallas, Texas 75237 972-780-7199 firstname.lastname@example.org The HIPPA Act of 1996 Optometry School Definition
Coding and Billing Basics What can we bill for, if performed V codes can be used in optometry when reporting a “routine” eye but for vision insurance the refractive diagnosis must be used for billing purposes. Medical insurance provides reimbursement for eye examinations
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Appendix G: Optometry and Optician Guidelines Revision Date: If billing for this service and lenses are not dispensed, BCBSKS coding guidelines are used for Boeing medical eye examinations and are addressed
Billing and Coding Guidelines . Contractor Name . Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation . Contractor Type . MAC – A . MAC – B . Services submitted without an ICD-9 code to support medical necessity will be denied as not medically necessity . 2.
Basics of Coding and Billing for the Optometric Staff Jonathan Cargo, O.D. Cargoeyecare.com Jonathancargo@yahoo.com What is Coding Medical insurance also covers ongoing examinations or treatment for existing conditions.
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Optometry . Billing . Guide. February 2013 . NHIC, Corp. MEDICARE PART B . Medical Equipment Medicare Administrative Contractor (DME MAC). Additional information regarding the coding and billing of UV coating (V2755) on lenses with
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Briefing: Ophthalmology and Optometry Coding Date: 21 March 2007 HCPCS Level II (e.g.,G0117-G0118,S3000,S0810) Diagnosis Coding Rules Medical Necessity is determined by the patient’s diagnosis ICD-9 codes should “link” to each CPT code Code what you know to be fact
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