Miscellaneous Dialysis Services and Procedures CPT® Code range 90945- 90947

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Dialysis Services and Procedures 90945-90947 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 90945- 90947
Miscellaneous Dialysis Services and Procedures
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September 14, 2022
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September 09, 2022
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In my opinion the CPT description of the modifier is written policy. Depending on the payer they probably have reference to modifier 25 in their guidelines too. This is probably one of the easiest pro... [ Read More ]
The physician component of these services is reported with CPT code 90945 or 90947.... [ Read More ]
I have been unable to locate specific CMS guidelines regarding the documentation requirements for 90935-90937 and 90945-90947? Does anyone know if there are guidelines and if so, where to locate them... [ Read More ]
[b]answer[/b] I am curious if you ever found the answer to this question. I am having the same issue with my Nephrology doctor. [QUOTE="JenLawson, post: 353990, member: 150360"]Hi all, I have a d... [ Read More ]
Hi all, I have a dilemma currently... The doctor and coders are interpreting the same sentence in two diffierent ways. The sentence from CMS ([url]https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance... [ Read More ]
You would use 90945 or 90947 depending on the number of evaluations the provider made during the treatment.... [ Read More ]
:) Salutations! I am in need of some fellow coding help with my studies. I have given my brain a good lashing and still unable to come up with the correct answer, so i was hoping I could get a little... [ Read More ]
I tried to find your reference but nothing would come up. I cannot help but think it is being misinterpreted but it is hard to tell since you posted only a portion. From the most recent update Med... [ Read More ]
I'm not sure this will help you? It could be a starting point? Medicare Claims Processing Manual Chapter 12 - Physicians/Nonphysician Practitioners 30.6.6 - Payment for Evaluation and Management Se... [ Read More ]
It is my understanding that 90935, 90937, 90945 or 90947 can be billed with any other E&M service not related to dialysis procedure or renal failure. Caryn... [ Read More ]