The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 12032 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair-Intermediate Procedures on the Integumentary System.
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When I last wrote “Modifier 59 – To Use or Not to Use”, I promised to follow it up with some real-life examples of when we should be using the 59 or the new Medicare X[ESPU] modifiers. Let’... [ Read More ]
Although you may not think you get paid for it, it’s included in the payment for surgery. In July 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) began requiring medical offices with... [ Read More ]
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