The new category III codes

0274T Percutaneous laminotomy/laminectomy (intralaminar approach) for decompression of neural elements, (with or without ligamentous resection, discectomy, facetectomy and/or foraminotomy) any method under indirect image guidance (eg, fluoroscopic, CT), with or without the use of an endoscope, single or multiple levels, unilateral or bilateral; cervical or thoracic

0275T ...; lumbar

become effective tomorrow for all providers & faciliites unless directed specifically by a payer that they only update their category III codes annually at the beginning of the year.