AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS - 2011 Issue 3; FOR your INFORMATION
New Category II CPT Codes
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has implemented 14 Category III CPT codes that the American Medical Association (AMA) released in January 2011. The following 14 CPT codes have been implemented for OPPS reporting effective July 1, 2011: New Category III CPT codes for OPPS reporting CPT CodeCode Descriptor0262T Implantation of catheter-delivered prosthetic pulmonary valve, endovascular approach 0263T Intramuscular autologous bone marrow cell therapy, with preparation of harvested cells, multiple injections, one leg, including ultrasound guidance, if performed; complete procedure including unilateral or bilateral bone marrow harvest 0264T Intramuscular autologous bone marrow cell therapy, with preparation of...
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