Lina Posted Mon 01st of December, 2014 15:08:28 PM
Need help for injury codding:
Patient came in with an injury on his thumb
our doctor sewed the finger back on and gave a patient a tetanus toxoid shot
so debridement and reconstruction suture was done
Can you PLEASE help me with this
SuperCoder Answered Mon 01st of December, 2014 17:03:09 PM
Thanks for your question. Please see the range of CPT codes 13131-13133. Review the description for these and select the best code based on your provider's documentation. Based on the limited information provided, these appear to be the appropriate range of codes.