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what codes I can use for billing acupuncture services

SuperCoder Posted Mon 20th of August, 2012 18:26:17 PM

acupoint injection code to be billed

SuperCoder Answered Mon 20th of August, 2012 18:32:11 PM

These codes can represent acupoint injection depending upon with or without electrical stimulation.

97810
Acupuncture, one or more needles without electrical stimulation; initial 15 minutes of personal one-on-one contact with the patient
97811
Acupuncture, one or more needles without electrical stimulation; each additional 15 minutes of personal one-one contact with the patient, with re-insertion of needle(s) (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure)
97813
Acupuncture, one or more needles with electrical stimulation; initial 15 minutes of personal one-on-one contact with the patient
97814
Acupuncture, one or more needles with electrical stimulation; each additional 15 minutes of personal one-one contact with the patient, with re-insertion of needle(s) (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure)

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