Deborah h Posted Tue 31st of March, 2015 07:48:04 AM
When a shunt system is replace; and the shunt is programmed prior to implantation at performance level 4.5; are you able to charge separately for this? If so, what cpt code would be used?
SuperCoder Answered Wed 01st of April, 2015 06:50:04 AM
This service is a component of the replacement procedure and should not be charged separately.