Jan 1st, 2013
By G.J. Verhovshek, MA, CPC Although you may not get reimbursed for these codes,correctly reporting them is the right thing to do. For 2013, CPT® includes a total of 47 changes to Category III codes. Here’s a rundown to keep you up-to-date in the new year. Category III Codes Are Important Category III (temporary) codes ...
Feb 1st, 2009
By David Zielske, MD, CPC-H, CIRCC, CCC, CCS, RCC From a coder’s perspective, the heart is made up of chambers, valves, and coronary and pulmonary arteries and veins. Let’s focus on outpatient hospital and physician CPT® coding for diagnostic and interventional coronary arterial procedures. Branch Out Coronary Artery Coding Know-how Anatomically there are two coronary ...