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Pull Up Latest Guidelines From CPT® Assistant Regarding Multilayer Compression Systems
2016-10-10

The August 2016 issue of CPT® Assistant guides you on the appropriate use of multilayer compression codes. This issue helps you understand how multilayer compression application helps a patient as well as how to code properly based on site. Clinical examples and procedure descriptions give you helpful resources you can turn to again and again.

Plus get to know insights about six new bundled diagnostic radiology codes for the hips and pelvis. Make the most of SuperCoder.com’s Code Connect code and keyword search to keep your skills sharp:

 

  • Cardiovascular Guidelines: 33202-33249, 33262-33264, 33270, 33271-33273, 71023, 71034, 76000, 93260-93261, 93279-93280-93299, 93566, 0387T, 0388T, 0389T, 0390T, 0391T
  • Diagnostic Radiology, Hip and Pelvis: 72120, 72170, 73500, 73501-73503, 73510, 73520-73523, 73525, 73530, 73540, 73550-73552, 77002
  • Multilayer Compression System, Application:  29540, 29580, 29582-29584, 29799, 36475-36479, 97001-97004, 97140, 97535.

 

For answers to how to handle specific scenarios, turn to the FAQ section. Real-world solutions are available by searching for these codes and keywords on Code Connect:

  • Cognitive Rehabilitation: 97532
  • Critical Care, Evaluation and Management: 99291, 99292
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound: 76856, 93975, 93976
  • Integumentary System, Surgery: 11042-11047, 11450, 11451, 11462, 11463, 11470, 11471, 11920, 11921, 19350, 97597, 97598
  • Microbiology, Pathology and Laboratory: 81400-81408, 81479, 87797, 87800, 81161, 81162, 81211-81213, 81170, 81200-81229, 81235, 81240- 81246, 81250-81304, 81310-81326, 81330-81332, 81340- 81342, 81350, 81355, 81370-81381
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair: 43282
  • Pulmonary Valve Implant: 33477