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Dig Up the Latest Coding Clinic® Insights Into Influenza Vaccines, Modifier JW, and More
2017-01-13

AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS, Vol. 16, No. 4, briefs you on how to report influenza vaccines, including the product and its route of administration. This newly released issue also will update you on Medicare rules for modifier JW and reporting of mitomycin.

 

To find the help you need, search for these codes and keywords on SuperCoder’s code and keyword search:

 

  • Abdominal Ultrasound, New HCPCS Code: C9744, Q9950
  • Mitomysin, Medicare Guidance: J7315, J7999, J9280
  • OPPS Pass-Through Status for Drugs and Biologicals: C9139, C9481-C9483
  • Smoking Cessation: 99406, 99407
  • Vaccination, Influenza virus: 90630, 90653-90657, 90660-90674, 90685-90688, 90732, 90739- 90747, G0008-G0010.

 

The latest Coding Clinic® also includes its targeted Ask the Editor section, providing answers for specific scenarios and news for reporting HCPCS and CPT® codes for intravenous Stelara, remplissage, multiple intubations, and mosaic wart removal:

  • Mosaic Wart With Panacos Graft: 17100, 28899
  • Multiple Intubations: 31500
  • Remplissage Procedure: 29806, 29827, 29999
  • Stelara, Intravenous: C9399, J3357, J3590.