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Jan 2nd, 2018
In the  2018 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) final rule, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized their proposal, without modification, to allow for a complexity adjustment when blue light cystoscopy is reported on the same claim as certain cystourethroscopy CPT codes.  Rationale  Traditionally, CMS explains in the final rule, white light (or standard) cystosco...
Dec 1st, 2008
By Marie L. Mindeman, BA, RHIT, director of CPT® Coding and Regulatory Services, American Medical Association Code revisions for CPT® 2009 follow an interesting trend of large-scale changes in smaller sections of the book, similar to the infusion codes that were established in CPT® 2006. For 2009, there are 15 renumbered codes and two new ...