Don't have a TCI SuperCoder account yet? Become a Member >>

Regular Price: $24.95

Ask An Expert Starting at $24.95
Have a medical coding or compliance question? Don’t sacrifice your valuable time to endless research. Choose Ask an Expert to get clear answers from the TCI SuperCoder team. And here’s a tip for the budget-conscious: Select the 12-question pack to get the best rate per question!

Browse Past Questions By Specialty

+View all

neuropsychology

Sandy Posted Wed 03rd of August, 2011 22:20:09 PM

Need codes for
1. Peer to peer consult (dr to dr)
2. drug interactions review
3. Bio feedback results
Neuropsychologists cannot bill E and M codes looking for other codes that will replace them. Thank you Sandy Thrasher

SuperCoder Answered Thu 04th of August, 2011 18:34:25 PM

The following codes may be used when performing neuropsychological evaluation. Reviewing
records and/or writing/submitting a report is included in these codes and may not be billed
separately:

90801 : Psychiatric diagnostic interview examination Once every 6 months per patient per provider.
96101 and 96102: Psychological testing…….can be billed up to a combined 4 hour maximum.
96118 and 96119: Psychological testing Per hour up to a combined 12 hour maximum.

***
Psychiatrists and psychiatric ARNPs may bill individual insight oriented psychotherapy codes:
==========================================================================
(CPT® 90804-90809: Individual psychotherapy;
90816-90819, 90821-90822) either with or without an E/M component.
Psychotherapy with an E/M component may be billed when other services are conducted along with psychotherapy such as:
•Medical diagnostic evaluation,
•Drug management,
•Writing physician orders,
•Interpreting laboratory or other medical tests.

***
Biofeedback Results:
==================
90875 Individual psychophysiological therapy incorporating biofeedback training by any modality (face-to-face with the patient), with psychotherapy (eg, insight oriented, behavior modifying or supportive psychotherapy); approximately 20-30 minutes .
90876 Individual psychophysiological therapy incorporating biofeedback training by any modality (face-to-face with the patient), with psychotherapy (eg, insight oriented, behavior modifying or supportive psychotherapy); approximately 45-50 minutes

Related Topics