Retrain your brain to prevent 75898 follow-up study mishaps.
Big changes are in the works for thrombolysis infusion. CPT® 2013, effective Jan. 1, 2013, swaps out your old non-coronary codes for an all new set that focuses on the initial day, subsequent day, and final day of therapy.
2012: Review Thrombolysis and Radiology Options
Infusion: In 2012, your code choices included the following codes for infusion and radiological supervision and interpretation (S&I):
Follow-up: For follow-up angiography through an existing catheter to check the patient’s progress, the appropriate 2012 code was:
Exchange: If the physician exchanged the catheter, you used [...]