The American Medical Association released its annual update to the CPT code set in September, introducing several new codes for cardiovascular and digestive procedures. Review the new 2020 CPT codes for preperitoneal pelvic packing, hemorrhoidectomy procedures, and more. Note : To access this free article, make sure you first register here if you do not have a paid subscription.
James S. Kennedy, MD, CCS, CDIP, CCDS , reviews updated policies in the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule final rule that will affect ICD-10-CM risk-adjustment reporting and documentation for facilities.
A new ICD-10-CM code for reporting vaping-related disorders will become effective April 1, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Health Statistics announced on December 9.