ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting

The most recent guidelines from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) specify that billing codes should be generated based on pathology confirmation diagnoses, which is not often available at the time of the service.  gGastro is updated to generate billing codes within the Coding Advisor in accordance this latest CMS…

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Florida Nonopioid Law – gGastro Workflow Suggestions

Presented By ModMed Training Team

Effective July 1, 2019, the state of Florida requires providers to inform their patients of available non-opioid alternatives for the treatment of pain before prescribing, ordering, dispensing or administering an opioid to their patients.

 

With this in mind, we have prepared some gGastro suggestions that may assist your practice in complying with this new statutory requirement.

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Configure a PIF per Service Type

Presented By ModMed Training Team

You can configure a Patient Interview Form (PIF) for specific visit types in order to default specific information, such as medical history, and ensure that pertinent information is not overlooked.   For example,  we can create a PIF for an IBD visit that already contains the relevant IBD diagnosis codes by default.

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Customize Findings and Interventions Descriptions

Presented By ModMed Training Team

Once you have documented a Finding or Intervention using the gGastro ribbon, the system will auto-populate the narrative from those details.  You can easily customize the finding or intervention description that appears in the note without modifying the billing codes that were generated.

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Prescribe from a Task

Presented By ModMed Training Team

When receiving a gGastro task requesting a prescription, you can easily access the prescribing panel and complete the request (and the task!) within minutes!

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