Respiratory

Respiratory Question for the Week of January 25, 2021

Respiratory Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

What is the APC status indicator for 94016?

Answer:

For 2021, code 94016 has been assigned an APC status indicator of “A” and is payable to the interpreting physician or other qualified health care professional. Some payers and Medicaid plans such as Medi-Cal consider 94016 a professional fee-only code.