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ACS responds to frequently asked questions about CPT coding(0)

September 1, 2019

This column responds to some frequently asked Current Procedural Terminology coding questions posed to the ACS Coding Hotline.

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Correct CPT coding of colectomy procedures: Open or laparoscopic?

This column provides information that should clear up the uncertainty about how to correctly code laparoscopic colectomy procedures.

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Modifier 51 or 59? How to correctly report multiple procedures

The correct use of modifiers 51 and 59 are explained, including case examples featuring clinical scenarios with correct coding.

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Reap the benefits of attending a 2019 ACS Surgical Coding Workshop

An overview of ACS surgical coding workshops, including topics covered at the sessions and registration information, is provided.

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CPT coding for hepatobiliary surgery

This column identifies several frequently asked questions about coding for liver surgery and the correct coding responses.

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