July 29th, 2016
This is an overview of billing for services provided by Pulmonologists. Medicare recognizes Pulmonary Disease as a specialty. The resources section of this article contains the E/M Frequency data from CMS for the latest year available, and the fifty most commonly billed CPT® codes.
What are the most common procedures:
Important coding issues:
A great resource is "Coding for Chest Medicine 2009" published by http://www.chestnet.org/practice/pm/index.php
|Resources:||E/M profile for Pulmonary(pdf) 50 Most Commonly Billed Code (pdf)|