Pusher Syndrome is a unique presentation of abnormal body posture seen in approximately 5-10% of post-stroke patients. It is also known as Contraversive pushing, Ipsilateral pushing and Lateropulsion. Click here to read the rest of this article.
Learning when to report M62.81 for Muscle Weakness Generalized or M62.50 – M62.59 for Muscle Wasting and Disuse Atrophy will help your coding accuracy. Click here to read the rest of this article.
As many of us can recall, CMS implemented the use of ICD-10-CM almost 3 years ago (10/1/15). While our knowledge, experience and comfort level with ICD-10-CM has progressed over the years, we must always keep in mind the basics of code selection. Click here to read the rest of this article.