2017 Pain Management Coding

Effective Jan 1, 2017, there are a number of changes for pain management billing.  The AMA has added and deleted a number of billing codes.  Following are the pain management coding changes for 2017:   New Epidural Codes – Cervical or Thoracic The following...

2017 Orthopedic Coding Update

These articles are part of our ongoing series dealing with the business of orthopedic billing.  New for 2017 for general orthopedic billing and coding is that there are two new codes for closed treatment of a posterior pelvic ring fracture/dislocation of the ilium,...