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Cardiology Coding Alert

Echocardiography:
Confused by Reporting Requirements for TTEs? Read This

Don't forget: There are specific codes for congenital anomalies. Did you know that the acronyms for two completely different kinds of echocardiograms, transthoracic echocardiograms (TTEs) and transesophageal echocardiograms (TEEs), look eerily similar at first glance? Don't mix up these acronyms and cause your cardiology practice precious dollars. Read on to learn more about TTEs and sidestep potential confusion when reporting [...]