Learn to properly code these fantastic adjuncative therapies that improve clinical outcomes.
Chiropractors are the most common employer for the massage therapy profession for a very good reason. Muscle work such as massage and manual therapy are some fantastic adjunctive treatments to chiropractic because they dramatically improve patient clinical outcomes. However, there are specific restrictions on these services when performed along with chiropractic manipulation. This lesson will take a closer look at the coding of therapeutic muscle work. The most commonly reported codes for this type of work, will be Therapeutic Massage (97124) and Manual Therapy (97140).