Results 1 to 5 of 5

Global for Hysterectomy TAH

  1. #1
    Default Global for Hysterectomy TAH
    New Call-to-action
    Our patient was admitted on November 1st for a planned TAH. She was stable through out the px and was transferred to recovery on the same day. Our physician made a stop by to see her on the 1st; he also visited her again on the 2nd and then discharged her on the same day because she was doing well.

    My code for November 1st is....58150. Do I code anything sort of cpt for the 2nd, or is just included in the global, so no cpt, no charge.

  2. #2
    Default 58150 Global
    58150 has a global of 90 days. If normal postop recovery then the hospital visit the following two days are included in the charge for the procedure.

  3. #3
    Richmond, Virginia

  4. #4
    Default Global Hysterectomy
    Thanks. I think you are right. But should I put a 99024 in for the second day?

  5. #5
    Greeley, Colorado
    You can code 99024 for the post op hospital visit, but it has a zero value so it's just extra keystrokes for the data entry staff. We only code 99024 when a patient comes to the office post operatively.
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

Similar Threads

  1. TAH with a fimbriectomy
    By houmaob1714 in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-05-2015, 09:32 AM
  2. vaginal hysterectomy converted to TAH
    By cbeste in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 11-21-2014, 05:30 AM
  3. Tah/bso
    By carol_west in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-06-2012, 09:55 AM
  4. TAH coding
    By lorilynn7657 in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-31-2012, 12:15 PM
  5. Hysterectomy VS Radical Hysterectomy
    By janlw75 in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 04-23-2011, 06:38 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?


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.