The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 16000 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Local Treatment Procedures for Burns.
If the results of an April 2018 Office of Inspector (OIG) audit are any indication, claims for telehealth services are about to receive closer attention. Physicians and staff can best prepare for a... [ Read More ]
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