Recently the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a total of 473 code changes, including 279 brand-new codes. Urology is among the top specialties which have seen most of the changes.
Urology is among the top specialties which have seen most of the changes. Most of the new urology ICD-10 codes for 2019 address changes for urethral stricture, urinalysis findings, and testicular diagnostic imaging
As a clinician, your time is better valued with patients and attending to out-of-office responsibilities. As a biller, you want to get your claims paid on first pass, without worrying if your medical documentation includes all necessary information.