Interventional radiology describes a set of procedures that involve the insertion of medical devices and instruments to diagnose or treat disorders of blood vessels. This article covers common revascularization procedures, CPT codes associated with each vascular territory, and potential coding errors. Note : To access this free article, make sure you first register here if you do not have a paid subscription.
Coding professionals can get an early start to 2023 by reviewing CPT codes that will be added, revised, and deleted next year. Analysis of the proposed 2023 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule reveals changes to 10 chapters in the CPT Manual , in addition to the revisions to the E/M chapter.
The American Medical Association (AMA) released the Category I vaccine product codes for monkeypox tests and vaccines. The organization made them effective immediately upon their approval by the CPT Editorial Panel on July 26. The new codes are scheduled to appear in the in the 2024 CPT Manual.
In part two of this series, expert Lori-Lynne Webb, CPC, CCS-P, CCP, CHDA, COBGC, addresses the “nuts and bolts” of ICD-10-CM coding for anesthesia services, including how and when to append modifiers.