RT Welter
Medical News

Enter your email address to receive weekly content updates including free medical quickinars, upcoming events, useful tips and industry related news updates. Free medical knowledge delivered straight to your inbox… Register now!

We Are Not Out of the Woods Yet

HHS has extended the PHE throughout the rest of 2021. Just when we thought things might be getting back to the new normal, HHS says we are not quite ready to lift the PHE. Some states such as Florida continue to rise in COVID-19 related cases. Be prepared for another year of social distancing and…


RTW Modifier 22 Factsheet

Modifier 22 is used when the factors influencing how complicated a procedure was, are documented in detail. It is important to make sure this modifier is appropriately reported and that you have a thorough understanding of modifier 22 to ensure you’re getting the additional revenues you qualify for. Continue reading below for more information about…


Implantation of Prostate Brachytherapy

The report below describes a patient undergoing implantation of prostate brachytherapy. The entire procedure has been documented in detail, describing the step-by-step process used by doctors to carry out the surgery. Keep reading for more on how this procedure was performed. Do you have a complicated surgery case that needs help with coding? RT Welter…


Happy 4th of July!

RT Welter would like to wish everyone a Happy 4th of July! With lighter restrictions this year, we hope you are once again able to spend time with your families and friends! Please remember to have a safe but also fun and relaxing holiday. To follow medical precautions, don’t forget to wear sunscreen, stay hydrated…


Workplace Stress Management – Embracing Optimism

Optimists often have many benefits such as being high achievers and generally, tend to be healthier. Embracing optimism can be challenging but with a few mental shifts, anyone can lead a more optimistic life. Continue reading below for some tips on embracing optimism. Now, more than ever, seems both a challenging and imperative time to…


RT Welter’s Modifier 25 Factsheet

Modifier 25 is a significant, separately identifiable evaluation and management service by the same physician or other qualified health care professional on the same day of the procedure or other service. Here is RT Welter’s guide to making sense of when and how to use it. Continue reading below to learn more! The HHS Office…