Radiology Question for the Week of November 23, 2020

Radiology Compliance Question of the Week


Are other non-radioactive drugs covered within code 78451?


If other non-radioactive drugs are utilized, refer to the current Level II series HCPCS manual (typically J codes) for potential additional codes and charges (e.g., regadenoson, adenosine, dipyridamole, etc.).

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