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Pulmonology Coding Alert

Sleep Tests:
4 Rules Help You Secure Your Reimbursement for Sleep Studies and Polysomnography

Age, stage, and parameters all point you to the best codes. If you code for facility-based outpatient sleep studies, understanding procedure basics and knowing when certain modifiers apply will boost your coding accuracy – and your bottom line. Depending on the situation, your pulmonologist may complete a number of additional procedures such as obtaining an EEG or a cardiac rhythm [...]