TAVR Approved Clinical Study

TAVR Approved Clinical Study

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (CPT TAVR – also known as TAVI or transcatheter aortic valve implantation) is a new technology for use in treating aortic stenosis. A bioprosthetic valve is inserted percutaneously using a catheter and implanted in the orifice of the native aortic valve. CMS issued a Medicare National Coverage…

Clinical Examples for 99202

Clinical Examples for 99202

CPT 99202 – Initial office visit for a 13-years-old patient with come do papular acne of the face unresponsive to over-the-counter medications. (Family medicine) CPT 99202 – Initial office visit for a patient with a clinically benign lesion or nodule of the lower leg that has been present for many years. (Dermatology) CPT 99202 –…

Clinical Examples for 99233

Clinical Examples for 99233

CPT 99233 – Subsequent hospital visit for a 38-year-old male, quadriplegic with acute autonomic hyperreflexia, who is not responsive to initial care. (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation) CPT 99233 – Follow-up hospital visit for a teenage female who continues to experience severely disruptive, violent, and life-threatening symptoms in a complicated multi-system illness, Family/social circumstances also a…

Clinical Examples for 99291

Clinical Examples for 99291

CPT 99291 – First hour of critical care of a 65-year-old man with septic shock following relief of ureteral obstruction caused by a stone. CPT 99291 – First hour of critical care a 15-year-old with acute respiratory failure from asthma CPT 99291 – First hour of critical of a 45-year-old who sustained a liver laceration,…

Clinical Examples for 99285

Clinical Examples for 99285

CPT Code 99285 – Emergency department visit for a patient with a complicated overdoes requiring aggressive management to prevent side effects from the ingested materials.   CPT Code 99285 – Emergency department visit for a patient with a new onset of rapid heart rate requiring IV drugs.  CPT Code 99285 – Emergency department visit for a…

Clinical Examples for 99255

Clinical Examples for 99255

CPT 99255 – Initial inpatient consultation for a 76-year-old female with massive, life-treatening gastrointestinal hemorrhage and chest pain. (Gastroenterology) CPT 99255 – Initial inpatient consultation for a 75-year-old female, admitted to intensive care with acute respiratory distress syndrome, who is hypersensitive, and has a moderate metabolic acidosis, and a rising serum creatinine. (Nephrology) CPT 99255…

Clinical Examples for 99241

Clinical Examples for 99241

CPT 99241 – Initial office consultation for a 40-year-old female in pain from blister on lip following a cold. (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery) CPT 99241 – Initial office consultation for a 62-year-old construction worker with olecranon bursitis. (Orthopaedic Surgery) CPT 99241 – Office consultation with 25-year-old postpartum female with sever symptomatic hemorrhoids. (Colon & Rectal…

Clinical Examples for 99223

Clinical Examples for 99223

CPT 99223 – Initial hospital visit for a 45-year-old female, who has a history of rheumatic fever as a child and now has anemia, fever, and congestive heart failure. (Cardiology) CPT 99223 – Initial hospital visit for a 50-year-old male with acute chest pain and diagnostic electrocardiographic changes of an acute anterior myocardial infarction. (Cardiology/Family…

Clinical Examples for 99281

Clinical Examples for 99281

CPT 99281 Emergency department visit for a patient for removal of sutures from a well-healed, uncomplicated laceration.   CPT 99281 Emergency department visit for patient for tetanus toxioid immunization.  CPT 99281 Emergency department visit for a patient with several uncomplicated insect bites. 

Clinical Examples for 99212

Clinical Examples for 99212

Office visit for an 11-year-old, established patient, seen in follow-up for mild comedonal acne of the cheeks on topical desquamating agents. (Dermatology/Family Medicine/Pediatrics) Office visit for a 10-year-old female, established patient, who has been swimming in a lake, now presents with a one-day history of left ear pain with purulent drainage.(Family Medicine) Office visit for…