occupational therapy

PT Management Support

KEYS TO EFFECTIVELY DOCUMENTING OUTPATIENT THERAPY (AND AVOIDING DENIALS)

July 15, 2019
|
Comments off
|

KEYS TO EFFECTIVELY DOCUMENTING OUTPATIENT THERAPY (AND AVOIDING DENIALS)

Webinar Questions and Answers

The following are questions submitted during a June 26, 2019 PT Management Support webinar on PT/OT documentation with answers.

Q: Do providers need to specify what body […]

Read more
“DME”

DMEPOS Proof of Delivery Requirements

July 15, 2019
|
Comments off
|

DMEPOS Proof of Delivery Requirements

This is a reminder regarding Medicare’s documentation requirements for typical off-the-shelf and custom orthotics and other “DME” supplied by orthopaedic groups. DME carriers are auditing claims and specifically requesting this documentation.

Whenever your group supplies and bills for DMEPOS, your […]

Read more

Keys to Effective PT-OT Documentation Questions and Answers from September 2017 Webinar

September 25, 2017
|
Comments off
|

Please opt-in using your email address to download this content via PT Management. You should receive an email confirmation with details to retrieve this download […]

Read more

Questions & Answers on the New Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Evaluation Codes

December 26, 2016
|
Comments off
|

QUESTION: What are the new physical therapy evaluation codes?

ANSWER: 97161 for a low complexity initial evaluation, 97162 for a moderate complexity initial evaluation, 97163 for a high complexity initial evaluation and 97164 for a re-evaluation.

QUESTION: What are the new […]

Read more

WEBINAR: NEW PT/OT EVALUATION CODES: MAKING AND DOCUMENTING YOUR CHOICES

November 16, 2016
|
Comments off
|

Therapists will be required to start using new initial evaluation and re-evaluation codes on January 1, 2017.  This webinar will provide you with the fundamental information you need to start using these new codes, including:

A detailed explanation of the three new initial evaluation codes for PT […]

Read more
Physical Therapy Continuing Education Live Seminars

WEBINAR: ICD-10 Training Series for Physical and Occupational Therapy

May 24, 2015
|
Comments off
|

PHOENIX, AZ (May 19, 2015) –– PT Management Support Systems (PTM), the nationwide leader in providing physician groups with the tools to establish and manage their ancillary physical and occupational therapy programs, is an ICD-10 training series specifically for PT and OT.

PTM will […]

Read more
electric stimulation

Attended v. Unattended Electrical Stimulation

December 6, 2014
|
Comments off
|

Whether you charge unattended (97014 or G0283 for Medicare) or attended electrical stimulation (97032) depends upon how you provide the modality.

If the therapist simply sets up the modality (i.e., places the electrodes, determines the treatment parameters, turns the machine on […]

Read more