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New CPT® Assistant Holds the Key to 2014's Cardiovascular and Medicine Changes
2014-09-16

The July 2014 CPT® Assistant is brimming with updates made to the CPT® 2014 Medicine/Cardiovascular section. Find out how the introduction of several new codes in the cardiovascular section has affected the reporting of various services. You’ll increase your understanding of the changes created by revisions to codes for implantable and wearable cardiac device evaluations, injection procedures, and cardiac catheterization.

Other areas featured in the July 2014 CPT® Assistant include insights about code 92626, Evaluation of auditory rehabilitation status, and conventions of ICD-10-CM.You can use SuperCoder.com’s Code Connect code and keyword search to update your skills on the following topics:

  • Auditory Rehabilitation Status Evaluation: 92590, 92601-92604, 92626-92627
  • Cardiovascular Procedures/Services in Medicine Updates: 0319T-0328T, 93279-93299, 93451-93464, 93530-93533, 93561-93562, 93582
  • Cine/Video Pharyngeal and Speech Evaluations and Laryngography : 70371, 70373, 74230, 92611
  • Coding Correction: 27650-27654, 49650, 49659
  • ICD-10-CM Conventions

Plus, July's CPT® Assistant FAQs provide targeted answers for specific scenarios. Key the codes below into Code Connect to learn more about these topics:

  • Auditory System: 69310
  • Cardiovascular System: 33361-33366
  • Digestive System: 42200, 42235, 42299
  • Medicine, Cardiovascular: 93312-93315, 93350, 93351
  • Musculoskeletal System: 22310
  • Nervous System: 61720-61791, 61796-61799, 61863-61868, 62201, 64505, 64999, 77371-77373, 77432