Respiratory

Respiratory Question for the Week of October 14, 2019

Respiratory Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

What modifier should I use for a PSG sleep study that lasts only four hours?

Answer:

When less than six hours of recording occurs, report the service with modifier 52.


This question was answered in our Coding Essentials for RT/Pulmonary Function. For more hot topics relating to respiratory therapy services, please visit our store or call us at 1.800.252.1578, ext. 2.