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what is the cpt code for blood testing for ptinr? what is the reimbursement?

Judith Posted Thu 17th of March, 2011 20:06:22 PM

It is for pain management

SuperCoder Answered Mon 21st of March, 2011 03:12:35 AM

Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes are used to identify medical tests and procedures including laboratory tests. A QW modifier is added to a CPT code to identify the test as a CLIA waived procedure.
The CPT code for Prothrombin Time (PT) is as follows:

85610 CPT code for Prothrombin Time.
QW Modifier indicating this is a waived test.

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