Laboratory Question for the Week of September 5, 2016

Laboratory Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

What revenue code can be reported for chromosome analysis and other genetic testing?

Answer:

The proper revenue codes for the cytogenetics area (chromosome analysis codes) are 0310, 0311 or 0319. The biochemical genetic testing codes are all embedded in the molecular pathology section and should use revenue code 0300, 0301 or 0309.

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