Charlene Posted Fri 16th of August, 2019 13:16:56 PM
Hello, Can you point me to any guidelines regarding billing for assistant at surgery on unlisted procedures? I've searched, but am unable to find anything at present. I believe I've read that insurance may or may not reimburse assist on unlisted procedures. My current claim is specific to Medicare.
SuperCoder Answered Mon 19th of August, 2019 10:05:29 AM
Hi Charlene nbsp Thanks for your question nbsp There are several categories of unlisted procedures regarding the payment of assistant at surgery Some codes pay assistant at surgery It means payment restriction for assistants at surgery does not apply to these procedures Assistant at surgery may be paid e g...