Respiratory Question for the Week of October 29, 2018

Posted Posted in Question of the Week, Respiratory

Question:

I am looking for guidelines for use of the code below:

94640 Pressurized or nonpressurized inhalation treatment for acute airway obstruction for therapeutic purposes and/or for diagnostic purposes such as sputum induction with an aerosol generator, nebulizer, metered dose inhaler (MDI) or intermittent positive pressure breathing (IPPB) device