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Outpatient Facility Coding Alert

Procedure Coding:
Pinpoint 3 Things for Complete Fine Needle Aspiration Claims

Hint: Confirm units and check for biopsy. When coding fine needle aspirations with 10022 (Fine needle aspiration; with imaging guidance), knowing how many units to report and how to code any biopsy work are your keys to reimbursement. Get started with this fine needle aspiration example. The physician performed a fine needle aspiration (FNA) of the right thyroid and separate [...]