New COVID-19 ICD-10 Codes

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the implementation of six new ICD-10-CM codes to identify conditions related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The new codes are: J12.82, Pneumonia due to COVID-19 Pneumonia due to SARS-CoV-2 M35.81, multisystem inflammatory syndrome Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children Pediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome M35.89, other specified systemic involvement… Continue Reading

ePrescribe Issues

We’ve received several reports of Chrome ePrescribe issues. We received this fix from NewCrop: 1) In the chrome browser, search chrome://flags     2) In the Search flags field, type, “Samesite”       3) Select Disabled from the dropdown options for all three of these Samesite options.               4)… Continue Reading

Telehealth Updates

More Pay Medicare released another round of telehealth updates last week. The good news: they’re increasing pay! The reimbursement for the telephone-only 99441 – 99443 CPT codes increased from $14-$41 to $46-$110. This update is retroactive to March 1st, 2020. These codes represent 5-10 minutes, 11-20 minutes, and 21-30 minutes respectively. The description of this… Continue Reading