Results 1 to 3 of 3

global post op surgery list

  1. Default global post op surgery list
    Medical Coding Books
    Does anyone have or know where I can get a list of all the surgical procedures that have a global period rather it is 10 or 90 days..... Thanks!!

  2. #2
    Kansas City, MO
    I don't have a list...but here is where you can look them up...and perhaps make up your own list.

    (Click the link and select Payment policies indicator under Type of information to view the Global period of each CPT)

    I get the CPT that has them by each code.
    Linda Vargas, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC,CCC, AAPC Fellow
    PMCC Licensed Instructor
    2018 Chapter President, Kansas City, MO

  3. Default medicare global periods
    I can help you with this since I just did this myself. Follow these steps.1) go to and on the home page scroll down until you see TOP 10 LINKS and choose (8) click on physicians fee schedule lookup. 2) look to the left and you will see a box that has PHYSICIAN FEE SCHEDULE SEARCH and click on that. 3) accept. Now you will see a box that has the years and use 2010. Then on that page you will see below SINGLE,LIST,RANGE and choose which one you want. Then below that on same page you will see a similar set of choices and click PAYMENT POLICY INDICATORS. Ten just hit next until you see HCPC box and put your code or codes in there and then it has MODIFIERS and click ( ALL ). Thats it and have a great day ! ! ! Tom G

Similar Threads

  1. List of Bariatric Surgery codes
    By MnTwins29 in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-30-2013, 07:04 AM
  2. Number of Post-Op Visits included in Global Surgery
    By KKCODER in forum Medicare Regulations
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-20-2009, 04:27 PM

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?


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.