Get to the right code in just a few clicks! |  Compare & SaveLearn More >>
Pathology/Lab Coding Alert

Clinical Lab: Obey Rules and Restrictions to Get Thyroid-Test Claims Paid


- Published on Tue, Jul 10, 2018
Ensure medical necessity for coverage. If your lab performs blood tests for thyroid function, you need to stay up to date on coverage rules if you don’t want to get stuck holding the bag for the tests’ costs. Thyroid-test coding is complex because physicians may order the assays for a host of reasons, and because labs must abide by CMS’s [...]


Get 14-Day Fully-Functional Free Trial of Physician Coder

Get access to all your specialty alerts and archived articles along with some comprehensive tools including:
  • Code Search for CPT®, HCPCS, ICD-9 and ICD-10
  • CCI Edits Checker
  • Part B Fees, MUEs
  • CPT-ICD-9 CrossRef
  • CPT® ↔ ICD-9 ↔ ICD-10 CM Crosswalk
  • LCD/NCD Lookup
  • CMS 1500 Claims Scrubber
  • NDC ↔ CPT/HCPCS CrossReference
First Name: *
Last Name: *
User Name: *
E-mail: *
Phone: *
Choose Speciality*
Please enter the characters shown in box*