Results 1 to 6 of 6

Fetal Non Stress Tests - the number of units to use for CPT 59025

  1. Default Fetal Non Stress Tests - the number of units to use for CPT 59025
    Medical Coding Books
    I'm hoping someone could help me with the number of units to use for CPT 59025. Is is suppose to be 1 unit per date of service or do the units pertain to time, i.e 7 hours would be 7 units? I have gotten conflicting information from different people I have asked.
    Thanks

  2. #2
    Default non-stress test
    You will bill only 1 unit per day.

  3. #3
    Default Nst
    We do one unit. This is a test that could take 40 minutes or several hours. We just use it once.
    Anyone else?

  4. #4
    Default
    We only use 1 unit, unless there are twins

  5. Default
    We Only Bill One Unit Also

  6. Default
    can this test be billed as inpatient stay?

Similar Threads

  1. visit level with non fetal stress tests
    By maddalynni in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-10-2015, 08:07 AM
  2. fetal non-stress test
    By TLC in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-24-2011, 05:42 PM
  3. Fetal Non Stress Test?
    By aandersoncpc in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-03-2011, 06:21 PM
  4. Fetal non-stress testing
    By jwestfall in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 09-27-2010, 12:09 PM
  5. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-24-2009, 07:51 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?

Login

Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.