New or Established Patient Initial Hospital Observation Care Services CPT® Code range 99218- 99220

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Initial Hospital Observation Care Services 99218-99220 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 99218- 99220
Section 99218-99220
New or Established Patient Initial Hospital Observation Care Services
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