Neurology & Pain Management Coding Alert

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Check Out This List of EDX-Related ICD-10 Codes

CTS, epilepsy prove medical necessity for EDX test suite. When your provider performs electrodiagnostic (EDX) testing, you’ll need to submit an ICD-10 code to support medical necessity. Problem: “The list of ICD-10 codes that are considered medically necessary to perform EDX testing is quite lengthy,” explains Carrie Winter, RHIA, health policy manager for American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine [...]