Compliance Question of the Week

For the Week of April 6, 2020

Cardiology

Cardiology Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Question:

When is it useful to do an MRA and CA to evaluate peripheral arteries?

Read the Answer
Posted in Cardiology | Comments Off on Cardiology Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Laboratory

Laboratory Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Question:

Do you have any tips for determining billable units when applying an antibody cocktail?

Read the Answer
Posted in Laboratory | Comments Off on Laboratory Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Pharmacy

Pharmacy Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Question:

What is a lock-in program?

Read the Answer
Posted in Pharmacy | Comments Off on Pharmacy Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Radiology

Radiology Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Question:

CT of the Sacrum/Coccyx is ordered. How should this be coded?

Read the Answer
Posted in Radiology | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Radiology Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Respiratory

Respiratory Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Question:

Can we bill for spirometry and bronchospasm evaluation performed on the same day?

Read the Answer
Posted in Respiratory | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Respiratory Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

General

General Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Question:

If the start and stop times are not documented on an infusion, can I bill an IV push?

Read the Answer
Posted in General | Comments Off on General Question for the Week of April 6, 2020

Looking for an answer?

CPT® copyright 2020 American Medical Association (AMA). All rights reserved.

Fee schedules, relative value units, conversion factors and/or related components are not assigned by the AMA, are not part of CPT, and the AMA is not recommending their use. The AMA does not directly or indirectly practice medicine or dispense medical services. The AMA assumes no liability for data contained or not contained herein.

CPT is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association.