76882 CPT Code (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Example

76882 CPT Code (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Example

76882 CPT code bills for the service when the Physician performs limited ultrasound of non-vascular extremity structure in real-time with image documentation such as peri-articular tendon[s], joint space, muscle[s], nerve[s], other soft tissue structure[s], or soft tissue mass[es]. The Physician performs ultrasound (sound wave) images of one or both arms or legs. Photos may be taken…

(2022) CPT Code 76830 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

(2022) CPT Code 76830 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

CPT code 76830, a medical procedure code for Diagnostic Ultrasound Procedures of the Pelvis Non-Obstetrical, is still used by the American Medical Association.  CPT Code 76830 Description The uterus, fallopian tubes, ovaries, cervix, and vagina are examined by Transvaginal ultrasonography in female patients. It is not uncommon to see codes for the pelvic region in…

(2022) CPT Code 76942 – Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Example

(2022) CPT Code 76942 – Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Example

CPT code 76942 describes the ultrasound guidance for major or minor surgical procedures like breast nodule biopsies, aspiration, and localising device placement. With the help of ultrasound guidance, the provider can introduce the needle inside the body to reach the specific tissue or target site. In addition, it helps in performing tissue biopsy or aspiration….

(2022) How To Code Ultrasound In Pregnancy (CPT Codes & Billing Guidelines)

(2022) How To Code Ultrasound In Pregnancy (CPT Codes & Billing Guidelines)

Ultrasound in pregnancy can be billed with CPT 76801 (Standard first trimester ultrasound), CPT 76805 (Standard second or third trimester ultrasound), CPT 76811 (Detailed anatomic ultrasound) and CPT 76817 (Transvaginal ultrasound). This policy outlines the medical necessity criteria for ultrasound use in pregnancy. Ultrasound is the most common fetal imaging tool used today. Ultrasound is…