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Code 64450

  1. #1
    Default Code 64450
    Medical Coding Books
    Our physician wants to bill multiple units of CPT code 64450, as he is injecting one nerve/branch several times on a patient. I don't know much more than that, as the patient hasn't been seen yet today in the office. Last I knew, we couldn't bill multiple units of this code, (I have this written in my notes for some reason!) but I'm wondering if anything has changed??

    Marci A. Giardina, CPC

  2. #2
    Kansas City, Missouri
    Default 64450
    This code is per branch, I don't think multiples are allowed.
    Debra Seyfried, MBA, CMPE, CPC
    AHIMA ICD-10 Approved Trainer
    Director of HIM
    University of Kansas Physicians

  3. #3
    Green Bay, WI
    I agree that CPT 64450 should NOT be reported more than once for multiple injections of ONE nerve nerve/branch.

    Mary Kittredge, CPC

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