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Radiology Coders: Don’t Miss Diagnostic and IR Insights in the May 2017 CPT® Assistant
2017-07-26

Ready for a refresher on CPT® 2017 updates to radiology codes? The latest CPT® Assistant starts off with a comprehensive look at what changed for diagnostic and interventional radiology in the current code set. You’ll discover tips like how to handle CPT® vs. HCPCS for reporting mammography to Medicare and whether endovenous ablation code 36473 includes supplies when performed in the office setting.

 

Find this jam-packed radiology article and more on SuperCoder Code Connect by searching these codes and keywords:

  • Radiology codes, 2017: 36473, 36474, 36901-36909, 37246-37249, 72275, 75774, 75970, 76706, 77002, 77003, 77061-77063, 77065-77067, 78630, 0440T-0442T, G0202, G0204, G0206, G0389
  • Ultrasound, abdominal aortic ultrasound, screening: 36215, 36901-36906, 76706, 75710, 76770, 76775, 93978, 93979, G0389
  • Valvuloplasty, aortic, open: 33390, 33391, 33400, 33401, 33403-33406, 33410.

 

You also can get answers to top coding questions by entering these codes and keywords in your Code Connect search bar:

  • Computed tomography, 3D rendering: 76376, 76377
  • Moderate sedation time: 99151-99153, 99155-99157
  • Musculoskeletal system surgery: 27132, 29888, 37427
  • Nervous system surgery: 32325, 62324, 62326, 62327, 64600, 64605, 64610-64612, 64615-64617, 64620, 64630, 64632-64636, 64640, 64642-64647, 64650, 64653, 64680, 64681, 64999, 0440T-0442T.