Maiu Posted Mon 07th of November, 2011 22:28:43 PM
Can cpt 29240 be used for application of a shoulder sling?
SuperCoder Answered Tue 08th of November, 2011 08:00:03 AM
No, you can't use 29240 for shoulder sling. This is an operative procedure to perform fixed band strapping.
However shoulder sling is basically the medical supply and can be reported with appropriate HCPCS code.