Pain Management Coding Alert

Injections: Anatomy Keys Code Choice on Trigeminal, Occipital Nerve Blocks

- Published on Thu, Mar 08, 2018
Injection for lower jaw pain could be a TN block. When you’re deciding which code to choose when the PM specialist performs a somatic nerve block, often the choice will be simple. There are other encounters, however, that could leave you flummoxed as to proper code choice. Why? Some of the blocks have less detailed descriptors, leaving the coder to [...]

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