Ronald s Posted Thu 12th of July, 2012 22:05:36 PM
can someone help with above coding?
report reads: bilateral 4-lead subcutaneous Medtronic field stimulators with battery insertion ......
claim was billed 64555 x4
Medicare reason for no payment: # of units exceeds acceptable maximum
SuperCoder Answered Fri 13th of July, 2012 03:46:19 AM
You should put a maximum of 2 units, not more than that as per MUE table 2012.