Inpatient Neonatal and Pediatric Critical Care Services CPT® Code range 99468- 99476

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Inpatient Neonatal Intensive Care Services and Pediatric and Neonatal Critical Care Services 99468-99476 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 99468- 99476
Section 99468-99476
Inpatient Neonatal and Pediatric Critical Care Services
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I'm having difficulty deciphering the difference between Neonatal Critical Care (99468-99476) vs Intensive Care (99477-99480) and their appropriate applications. When I share the CPT descriptions of t... [ Read More ]
[QUOTE="arosborne, post: 414937, member: 353926"]Obviously the providers who don’t bill the 99468-99476 for each day have to have a code to get paid from and that is why this rule on 99291, 99292 is... [ Read More ]
We have a solo pediatric infectious disease specialist who sees many neonatal patients in NCCU. All other insurance companies (mostly Medicaid products) pay when he bills 99291/99291 for these patient... [ Read More ]
My question is that the patient was in critical care from 12:16pm and in the note, the patient passed away from a large left cerebellar bleed at 7:27pm, since CPT 99476 is an all day critical care co... [ Read More ]
[b]Pediatric Critical Care codes[/b] Hey Erin: I'm a college student, and unfortunately cannot provide a definite answer. Although, I do hope this note I found provides some help: In the 2016 CPT c... [ Read More ]
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WOW I think you have to look at the Inpatient Neonatal Critical Care Codes; 99468-99476 first and foremost. It would seem to me that your providers should be using these codes if they care for neonate... [ Read More ]
Hello, Can you please provide me with a specific example so as to aid in the selection of the correct cpt code(s)? Thanks. Ann :) [QUOTE=", post: 332778, member: 225827"]... [ Read More ]