New Codes, Changed Codes, Deleted Codes ® 2010 CPT Code Changes
More than 240 New CPT Codes
More than 290 Changed CPT Codes
More than 75 Deleted CPT Codes
CPT changes are effective January 1, 2010.
Each year new, changed and deleted codes are released and become effective on October 1st for ICD-9-CM and January 1st for CPT and HCPCS code sets. Also code updates are issued each quarter throughout the year.
There are 1000s of changes which may affect the codes that you are currently using. FindACode.com is designed to keep you current and compliant. It is important to stay current to avoid claim denials and payment delays.
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Complete and Current Code Sets with Long and Short Code Descriptions:
ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes - highest specificity coding and all includes, excludes, notes, etc.
ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes - highest specificity coding and all includes, excludes, notes, etc.
DRG Codes - Diagnosis-Related Groups - Description, DRG Relative Weight, Length of Stay (Geometric/Arithmetic), Procedure Type, DRG Payment Calculator (specific to your provider)
CPT - Procedure Codes ® CPT codes and modifiers with AMA notes and guidelines
HCPCS Supplies & DME Codes - HCPCS codes and modifier, DME & lab fees
ICD-9 volume 3 Procedure Codes - highest specificity coding and all includes, excludes, notes, etc.
ICD-10-PCS Procedure Codes - highest specificity coding and all includes, excludes, notes, etc.
APC Codes - Ambulatory Payment Categories - Description, Status Indicator, APC Relative Weight, Payment Rates, APC Payment Calculator (specific to your CBSA)
ABC Procedure and Supply Codes - ideal for documentation defense
CMS 1500 Place of Service Codes - codes, titles, and descriptions
UB 04 Condition Codes - codes, titles, and descriptions
UB 04 Revenue Codes - codes, titles, and descriptions Related Code Information:
RVU and fee data for your location -
shows components for work, overhead, and malpractice plus the source data that make up the RVU i.e. (labor, equipment, supplies, etc.) Medicare allowances -
Non-par, par, and limiting charge amounts are automatically calculated for your locality Coding alerts -
Avoid potential payment problems and denials Medicare Policies -
Including LMRPs, NCDs, LCDs, Contractor Articles, Contractor Information etc. Code Crosswalks -
ICD to CPT, CPT to ICD NEW! ICD-9 to ICD-10 PQRI Information -
organized and easy to read Coding Tools:
NCCI Edit Validator™ -
cleaner coding avoids denials Click-A-Dex™
- Technology to search through the indicies quickly and go to any code instantly Build-A-Code™
- Exclusive tool to build a code and create a code list. Personalization Tools:
Personal and office notes for each code -
No more losing vital notes Custom code lists for fees and RVUs -
Easily create and modify your own lists Create your own fee schedules -
Easily evaluate your fees based on Medicare payment amounts