Mammography Codes Changed in 2017

by  Christine Woolstenhulme, QCC, QMCS, CPC, CMRS
January 23rd, 2017

Pay careful attention to the mammography code changes for 2017.

The following codes have been Deleted:

77055  Mammography; unilateral 
77056  Mammography; bilateral 
77057  Screening mammography, bilateral (2-view study of each breast)

Below are the Replacement Codes: 

77065 Diagnostic mammography, including computer-aided detection (CAD) when performed; unilateral
77066 Diagnostic mammography, including computer-aided detection (CAD) when performed; bilateral
77067 Screening mammography, bilateral (2-view study of each breast), including computer-aided detection (CAD) when performed

 

 

References:

Mammography Codes Changed in 2017. (2017, January 23). Find-A-Code Articles. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/mammography-codes-changed-in-2017-30240.html

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