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change of tracheostomy tube

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    Default change of tracheostomy tube
    Medical Coding Books
    Is there a CPT code for changing a tracheostomy tube?

    Thank you

    Ruth Ann

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    Tuscaloosa, AL
    Tracheotomy tube change PRIOR TO ESTABLISHMENT OF FISTULA TRACT - 31502. If fistula has been established we bill the appropriate E/M code.

    Jerri, CPC
    Jerri, CPC

  3. Default trach tube change after fistula tract established
    Does anybody know what code to use for a tube change on a long standing tracheotomy? fistula tract has been established.
    Kathy Bryan, CCA, CEMC, CFPC

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