Patricia Posted Tue 20th of September, 2011 22:05:36 PM
CPT 90658 has 5 components. where do you add this quanity on the 90658 or on the 90460/90461?
SuperCoder Answered Wed 21st of September, 2011 06:28:45 AM
First of all question is not clear. I think not CPT 90658, but CPT 90698 has 5 components and you could use this with 90460/90461.
•Report code 90460 for each vaccine administered.
•For vaccines with multiple components (combination vaccines), report code 90461 in conjunction with code 90460 for each additional component in a given vaccine when counseling is performed, as each component requires specific counseling.
•The counseling issue does not apply to codes 90471- 90474 as they are reported per vaccine and by route of administration.
•Check with payers to determine whether these services require reporting a single code per line with modifiers for repeated codes or whether reporting in units is allowed.
Patricia Posted Wed 21st of September, 2011 14:20:39 PM
PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF THIS IS HOW THE FOLLOWING CODES NEED TO BE SUBMITTED. I CHECKED ON THE CCI EDITS AND IT SEEMS TO BE OK. Is the quanitity correck.
90461 x 6?
THANKS FOR YOUR HELP.
SuperCoder Answered Wed 21st of September, 2011 15:54:57 PM
I have already answered in the previous posting
Patricia Posted Fri 28th of October, 2011 03:30:14 AM
Could you please cut and paste the previous post answer? I can not find in the archived.