Radiology 2020 Deleted Codes Crosswalk

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Quick reference for radiology – which codes have been deleted and which have been introduced, or revised, to replace them For 2020, there were numerous changes to the Radiology Section of the CPT® manual. As always, it’s critical to ensure all staff have a complete understanding of the changes impacting radiology – which includes knowing […]

Radiology Code Changes – Are You Ready?

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2020 RADIOLOGY CODE CHANGES – CRITICAL ADDITIONS, DELETIONS AND REVISIONS It seems impossible that a new year is just a few weeks away, yet here it comes along with numerous changes we’ve anticipated throughout the year. As we get closer to January 1st, it’s critical to ensure all staff have a complete understanding of the […]

What makes an extremity ultrasound complete?

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NON-VASCULAR EXTREMITY ULTRASOUNDS – WHAT MAKES AN EXTREMITY COMPLETE? Complete vs. limited exams are a consistent source of questions and noncompliance. For ultrasound exams, some of our most frequent questions are around understanding the guidelines for complete vs. limited exams. Many of the code choices for ultrasounds make the distinction between a complete exam and […]