Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Part B Coding Coach: Get a Grip on New Category III Code Options for 2018 Claims


- Published on Mon, Nov 27, 2017
Tip: Review the CPT® Integumentary section for scar procedure differentiation. An emerging technology for treating hypertrophic scars that impair function may get some wind in its sails now that CPT® 2018 provides new codes for the procedure. Problem: Burn and other traumatic scars may develop thick strictures that limit a patient’s functional mobility, impairing acts as simple as opening a [...]


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