Tag Archives: Oncology Practices

Oncology Common ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes

Oncology Common ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes

Oncology coding is the base of your oncology practice. If you code correctly then your practice is on the path of success. If there are any mistakes then your medical billing and coding in need of attention. In many cases, in house oncology biller is not possible, training and turnover are issues. Outsourcing your billing […]

J codes for chemotherapy drugs 2020

J codes for chemotherapy drugs 2020

J codes typically represent drugs that are not self-administered, inhalation solutions and chemotherapy drugs. Q codes are temporary codes that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) establishes to represent services and supplies that do not yet have a permanent code. What are the CPT codes for chemotherapy? According to CMS, Chemotherapy administration services: CPT codes 96400, 96408 to 96425, 96520 and 96530 Therapeutic or […]

How Do Oncology Practices Affect Mandatory Bundled Payment Models

How Do Oncology Practices Affect Mandatory Bundled Payment Models?

One of the new bundled payment models from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) that is the Oncology Care Model has increased the interest and doubled the participation numbers among healthcare providers as many medical organizations participating than initially expected. Research-based study shows that many organizations are experimenting with value-based payment models that […]