The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 0002M as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Multianalyte Assay.
There has been ongoing debate about how to code complex repairs versus tissue transfers and rearrangements. Correct coding requires an understanding of the two surgical approaches. In the latest up... [ Read Full Story ]
When coding tests for lung disease, it helps to understand the underlying disease process. Pulmonary function tests are performed during the non-acute phase of pulmonary disease. They measure a pat... [ Read Full Story ]
Nearly every section in the code book has updates: The stakes are high that your coding is affected. CPT® 2019 includes 212 new Category I and III codes, 50 revised code descriptors, and 71 delete... [ Read Full Story ]
Proton therapy has been a tough sell for payers, but recent $25 million Oklahoma decision against Aetna may make them reconsider coverage for the spreading radiation therapy technique. Proton Tx Co... [ Read Full Story ]
Here is what you need to know to avoid obsolete coding practices. Over the past few years, CPT® coding for spinal surgical procedures has changed significantly. Have you kept pace? Let’s double-... [ Read Full Story ]