Compliance Question of the Week

For the Week of December 9, 2019

Cardiology

Cardiology Question for the Week of December 9, 2019

Question:

Do you have any additional guidance for echocardiography performed with contrast in a hospital setting from last week’s question?

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Laboratory

Laboratory Question for the Week of December 9, 2019

Question:

What revenue codes are applied for drug testing?

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Pharmacy

Pharmacy Question for the Week of December 9, 2019

Question:

What evidence do MACs use when making the determination when applying the exclusion of drugs that are self-administered by a patient?

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Radiology

Radiology Question for the Week of December 9, 2019

Question:

What are the new myocardial PET codes for 2020?

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Respiratory

Respiratory Question for the Week of December 9, 2019

Question:

When is modifier 59 used?

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General

General Question for the Week of December 9, 2019

Question:

What are the supposed “other” payment adjustments CMS could subject hospitals to under the 2020 IPPS final rule?

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