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Streamline Your Care Management Services with new 2015 E/M Changes
1969-12-31

The October 2014 CPT® Assistant is jam-packed with updates for the newly-created Care Management Services in the E/M section. Get the inside scoop on services that care management includes and what’s involved when calculating total time. Evaluate provider requirements for care management and additional E/M services you can report with care management codes.

Nail down correct codes for endovascular treatment for lower extremity venous incompetency and positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy. Sharpen your skills for coding trigger point injections using dry needling technique, and much more. Put SuperCoder.com’s Code Connect code and keyword search to good use to deepen your understanding of these topics:

  • Care management services: 90951-90970, 98960-98962, 98966-98968, 98969, 99071, 99078, 99080, 99090, 99091, 99201-99215, 99324-99328, 99334-99337, 99339-99340, 99341-99345, 99347-99350, 99358-99359, 99363-99364, 99366, 99368, 99374-99380, 99441- 99443, 99444, 99487-99490, 99495-99496, 99605-99607
  • Endovascular treatment for lower extremity venous incompetency: 29581, 29582, 36000-36005, 36410, 36425, 36478, 36479, 37241-37244, 36468-36479, 37765-37766, 37799, 75894, 75898, 76000, 76001, 76937, 76942, 76998, 77022, 93970, 93971
  • ICD-10: Table of Drugs and Chemicals
  • Positive pressure therapy: 94660, 94002-94005, 94660,  95811, 95783, 99201- 99499
  • Trigger point injections: 20550-20553, 20999

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:

  • Anesthesia, obstetric: 01967-01968, 00851
  • Cardiovascular system: 33990
  • Category III codes: 0171T, 22840, 22899
  • Digestive system: 46255
  • Evaluation and management, critical care services: 99291-99292, 99481
  • Integumentary system: 12002, 13132, 13152, 17311-17315
  • Neurology and neuromuscular procedures: 64642-64645, 95874