General Question for the Week of May 24, 2021

General Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

For billing chemotherapy infusions, what determines the selection of the primary CPT code?

Answer:

The complexity of the administration procedure, not sequence, determines the selection of the primary CPT® code for billing.


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