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Simplify Your Stomal Endoscopy Reporting With New 2015 CPT® Changes
2015-01-28

The November 2014 CPT® Assistant is brimming with updates made in CPT® 2015 for reporting stomal endoscopy codes. Find out how the introduction of several new codes for colonoscopy through a stoma affects the reporting of various services. Evaluate the new guidelines, which instruct you on how to report colonoscopy codes during specific scenarios.

Other areas featured in the November 2014 CPT® Assistant address the changes and additions made in 2015 to the cardiovascular system subsection, including pacemaker and implantable defibrillator codes. Sharpen your skills for negative pressure therapy services, coding neoplasms in ICD-10-CM, and much more. Put SuperCoder.com’s Code Connect code and keyword search to good use to deepen your understanding of these topics:

  • Coding Clarification: Special Ophthalmological Services: 92133, 92134, 92135, 92250
  • ICD-10-CM: Neoplasm Coding and the Neoplasm Table
  • Negative Pressure Therapy Services: 97605-97608
  • Pacemaker or Implantable Defibrillator Systems: 10140, 10180, 11042, 11043, 11045, 11046, 11047, 33202-33249, 33262-33264, 33270-33273, 76000, 93260, 93261, 93279-93299, 0319T-0328T
  • Stomal Endoscopy: 44360-44376, 44380-44408.

 

You’ll also find the customary FAQ section in the latest CPT® Assistant to help you resolve your toughest coding cases. To find the help you need, search for these codes and keywords on Code Connect:

  • Auditory System: 69210, 99201-99215, 99217-99223, 99231-99233, 99241-99255, 99281- 99285, 99304-99318, 99324-99337, 99341-99350
  • Cardiovascular System: 33533-33536
  • Digestive System: 49500
  • Male Genital System: 55060
  • Medicine: Hydration,?Therapeutic, Prophylactic,?Diagnostic Injections and?Infusions, and Chemotherapy: 96376
  • Musculoskeletal System: 22845, 22851
  • Nervous System: 64447-64448.