Pharmacy

Pharmacy Question for the Week of June 22, 2020

Pharmacy Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

How many CPT® codes exist for definitive drug testing?

Answer:

There are fifty-nine CPT® codes for definitive drug testing. The CPT codes are defined by drug class and the AMA has provided a table listing of drugs and metabolites included in each definitive drug class.


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