Foot and ankle coding overview

By Mary LeGrand, RN, MA, CCS-P, CPC

Answers to your questions on foot and ankle coding

Reporting services for foot and ankle procedures—especially surgery on the toes—is challenging. Payer rules related to modifiers further complicate the claims submission process and increase the challenges faced by the appeals team.

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