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CPT Book – New definition for Colonoscopy procedures
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CPT Book – New definition for Colonoscopy procedures

The definition of a colonoscopy examination is now specifically described in CPT as the examination of the entire colon, from the rectum to the cecum or colon-small intestine anastomosis, and may include examination of the terminal ileum or small intestine proximal to an anastomosis.When performing a diagnostic or screening procedure on a patient who is…

CPT Codes 22510 – 22515 New Updates
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CPT Codes 22510 – 22515 New Updates

For CY 2015, the CPT Editorial Panel replaced the eight existing percutaneous vertebroplasty with six new codes, CPT codes 22510-22515, which include the percutaneous vertebroplasty and the image guidance together. The full description for the New CPT codes are as follows; CPT 22510 Percutaneous vertebroplasty (bone biopsy included when performed), 1 vertebral body, unilateral or bilateral…

New Changes To The 2015 CPT Codes
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New Changes To The 2015 CPT Codes

CPT 20604 Drain/inj joint/bursa w/usCPT 20606 Drain/inj joint/bursa w/usCPT 20611 Drain/inj joint/bursa w/usCPT 20983 Ablate bone tumor(s) perqCPT CPT 21811 Optx of rib fx w/fixj scopeCPT 21812 Treatment of rib fractureCPT 22510 Perq cervicothoracic injectCPT 22511 Perq lumbosacral injectionCPT 22512 Vertebroplasty addl injectCPT22513 Perq vertebral augmentationCPT 22514 Perq vertebral augmentationCPT 22515 Perq vertebral augmentationCPT 22858…

CPT Code 21811, CPT Code 21812 and CPT Code 21813
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CPT Code 21811, CPT Code 21812 and CPT Code 21813

For CY 2015, the CPT Editorial Panel deleted CPT code 21810 (Treatment of rib fracture requiring external fixation (flail chest)) and replaced it with three CPT codes 21811, CPT 21812 and CPT 21813, to report internal fixation of rib fracture. The full description for these three New CPT codes are as follows; CPT 21811 Open treatment…

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CPT Code Changes

List of Medicare Telehealth Services 90791 Psych diagnostic evaluation90792 Psych diag eval w/med srvcs90832 Psytx pt&/family 30 minutes90833 Psytx pt&/fam w/e&m 30 min90834 Psytx pt&/family 45 minutes90836 Psytx pt&/fam w/e&m 45 min90837 Psytx pt&/family 60 minutes90838 Psytx pt&/fam w/e&m 60 min90845 Psychoanalysis90846 Family psytx w/o patient90847 Family psytx w/patient90951 Esrd serv 4 visits p mo…