Managing Payor Denials related to Supplemental CPT Codes associated with Well Visits at Pediatric Practices

The use of scoring tools in Pediatrics helps the Pediatrician or Pediatric provider in making a more informed assessment of the child.    While using a scoring tool is extra work for the pediatric provider, in many cases, the payer will reimburse for the associated scoring tools CPT codes when utilized for appropriate pediatric patient…

COVID-19 Impact on Pediatric Office Visits during the Second & Third Quarter of 2020

It has been about seven months since the COVID-19 pandemic started in the United States.     The early stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic started as a state of emergency with stay at home orders by the government.    The combined stay and home orders created an environment where children and parents were not engaging…