CPT Code 84439 | Description, Procedure & Billing Guidelines (2022)

CPT Code 84439 | Description, Procedure & Billing Guidelines (2022)

Report CPT 84439 for a test measuring free thyroxine (free T4) for patients with abnormal thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH). 1. What Is CPT Code 84439? CPT 84439 covers a test in a patient’s specimen (usually serum) for free T4 (thyroxine). This often gets ordered by clinicians for the evaluation of patients with abnormal thyroid stimulating…

CPT Codes For Genomic Sequencing Procedures | Descriptions & Billing Guidelines

CPT Codes For Genomic Sequencing Procedures | Descriptions & Billing Guidelines

Below are the most frequent used CPT codes for genomic sequencing procedures. The official descriptions and billing guidelines can be found below. 1. CPT Code 81410 CPT 81410 can be billed when a lab analyst evaluates the patient’s specimen with a genomic sequence analysis panel for genetic sequences with a minimum of 9 genes that…

How To Bill CPT 80305, CPT 80306 & CPT 80307 (Presumptive Drug Testing)

How To Bill CPT 80305, CPT 80306 & CPT 80307 (Presumptive Drug Testing)

Presumptive drug testing is described by the CPTs manual with CPT 80305, CPT 80306, or CPT 80307. Drug classes are often assayed with a presumptive drug screening method. This is often followed by a definitive drug identification method. The methodology needed for drug identification can be determined with presumptive procedures. CPT 80305, CPT 80306, and…

CPT Codes For Urine Culture | Descriptions & Billing Guidelines

CPT Codes For Urine Culture | Descriptions & Billing Guidelines

CPT’s manual describes urine culture CPT codes by CPT 87086, CPT 87088, CPT 87184, CPT 87186, and CPT 87081. Urine culture CPT codes describe investigative procedures used in urology and renal medicine. When To Use A Urine Culture CPT Code Procedure Urine culture CPT codes describe standard laboratory procedures to detect and isolate the aetiological…