Tag Archive for ‘CPT codes’

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Reporting global codes data in 2017

This column describes the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ efforts to collect global surgical codes data from practitioners in nine states..

TABLE 2. Moderate sedation coding guidance

2017 CPT coding changes

Changes to Current Procedural Terminology codes and an overview of related reporting information are described.

Colonoscopy Decision Tree

2016 CPT coding changes and their effects

This article highlights changes to Current Procedural Terminology codes relevant to general surgery and closely related specialties.

CMS creates new place of service code for outpatient care at hospitals

This month’s column summarizes the new place of service code and describes the differences between “on” and “off campus” when submitting professional claims.

2015 Medicare fee schedule: How the changes will affect surgical practice

An overview of the provisions in the Medicare physician fee schedule that will affect reimbursement for surgeons in 2015 is provided in this article.

Colonoscopy Decision Tree

2015 CPT coding changes will have mixed effects on payment for general surgeons

This article summarizes changes to Current Procedural Terminology codes regarding reporting and payment information relevant to general surgery and closely related specialties.

ACS and other specialty surgical organizations release Physicians as Assistants at Surgery report

The ACS and 15 other specialty surgical organizations have jointly compiled and released the seventh edition of Physicians as Assistants at Surgery, a report that provides guidance on how often an operation might require the use of a physician as an assistant.

ACS and other specialty surgical organizations release Physicians as Assistants at Surgery report

The ACS and 15 other specialty surgical organizations have jointly compiled and released the seventh edition of Physicians as Assistants at Surgery, a report that provides guidance on how often an operation might require the use of a physician as an assistant.

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