93000 CPT Code (2022) | Description, Procedure, Billing Guidelines & Reimbursement

93000 CPT Code (2022) | Description, Procedure, Billing Guidelines & Reimbursement

CPT 93000 can be reported when a health provider records the electrical conduction of a patient’s heart for the examination of abnormalities. This is done with twelve leads connected to a recording device with twelve electrodes on the patient’s body. 1. Description CPT code 93000 is officially described in the CPTs manual as: “Electrocardiogram, routine…

93015 CPT Code (2022) | Description, Procedure, Guidelines & Reimbursement

93015 CPT Code (2022) | Description, Procedure, Guidelines & Reimbursement

CPT 93015 can be reported for cardiovascular stress tests. This can be a submaximal or maximal bicycle or treadmill exercise. 1. Description CPT code 93015 is officially described by the CPTs manual as: “Cardiovascular stress test using a maximal or submaximal treadmill or bicycle exercise, continuous electrocardiographic monitoring, and/or pharmacological stress; with supervision, interpretation, and…

CPT Code 37227 | Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Example

CPT Code 37227 | Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Example

CPT code 37227 can be used for Endovascular Revascularization. A stenosed or narrowed femoral or popliteal artery can open, repair percutaneously, or reopen endovascularly. The 37227 CPT code procedure is transluminal, which entails inserting a stent at the site of a blood vessel obstruction and expanding it against the narrow part of the vessel.  Physicians…

Holter Monitor CPT Code (2022) – Descriptions, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

Holter Monitor CPT Code (2022) – Descriptions, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

Holter monitor CPT code(s) 93224-93227 are for services when the physician performs an external electrocardiographic. recording for up to 48 hours by continuous rhythm recording and storage, comprising recording and scanning analysis. This study evaluates the full-day cycle of a patient’s ambient heart rhythm. The physician suggests the patient use an external electrocardiographic (ECG) recorder,…

(2022) Pacemaker Coding Guidelines (CPT 33206, CPT 33207 & CPT 33208)

(2022) Pacemaker Coding Guidelines (CPT 33206, CPT 33207 & CPT 33208)

Pacemakers can be covered by medicare when reported correctly. The insertion or replacement of a pacemaker can be billed with CPT 33206, CPT 33207 and CPT 33208. The description of the pacemaker codes, billing guidelines and reimbursement can be found below. What Are Pacemakers? Permanent cardiac pacemakers refer to a group of self-contained, battery operated,…

How To Bill Stress Test CPT Code 93015, CPT 93016, CPT 93017 & CPT 93018

How To Bill Stress Test CPT Code 93015, CPT 93016, CPT 93017 & CPT 93018

Stress test CPT code 93015 until CPT 93018 describes services where physicians perform cardiovascular stress tests with different techniques. This can be submaximal or maximal bicycle and treadmill exercises, continuous electrocardiographic monitoring, or pharmacological stress.  1. What Is CPT 93015? CPT code 93015 can be reported for cardiovascular stress tests with (sub)maximal, bicycle, or treadmill…

(2022) CPT Codes For Left And Right Heart Catheterization (CPT 93452 – CPT 93461)

(2022) CPT Codes For Left And Right Heart Catheterization (CPT 93452 – CPT 93461)

CPT 93452 until CPT 93461 can be used for Left And Right Heart Catheterization. The description of CPT 93452, CPT 93453, CPT 93454, CPT 93455, CPT 93456, CPT 93457, CPT 93458, CPT 93459, CPT 93460 and CPT 93461 can be found underneath. Left Heart Catheterization The physician threads a catheter to the heart, most frequently…