In Coding
Jan 3rd, 2019
CPT® includes so-called “unlisted procedure codes” to report procedures or services for which there is no more specific code. Here are three tips to apply these codes, correctly. Tip 1: Unlisted Procedure Codes Are a Last Resort You should report unlisted procedure codes only when no other Category I or Category III CPT® code accurately ...
In Billing
Nov 28th, 2012
When you report a CPT® “unlisted procedure” code, or one of the new technology (Category III) codes, you may be required to enclose a special report with your claim. Additionally, the CPT® codebook provides instruction regarding special reports in the Radiology Guidelines, which specify, “A service that is rarely provided, unusual, variable, or new may ...