AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS - 2006 Issue 2; FOR your INFORMATION

New/revised/deleted HCPCS codes that were implemented July 1, 2006

A list of the new, revised, and deleted HCPCS codes implemented on July 1, 2006 is published on page 3. Contact your respective payer for specific reporting and/or billing instructions for these codes.  HCPCS codeLong descriptionAction0155T Laparoscopy, surgical, implantation or replacement of gastric stimulation electrodes, lesser curvature (ie, morbid obesity) New 0156T Laparoscopy, surgical, revision or removal of gastric stimulation electrodes, lesser curvature (ie, morbid obesity) New 0157T Laparotomy, implantation or replacement of gastric stimulation electrodes, lesser curvature (ie, morbid obesity) New 0158T Laparotomy, revision or removal of gastric stimulation electrodes, lesser curvature (ie, morbid obesity) New 0159T...

To read the full article, sign in and subscribe to the AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS.


The AHA Coding Clinic for HCPCS includes:

  • The official publication for Level I HCPCS (CPT-4 codes) for hospital providers
  • Also specific Level II HCPCS codes for hospitals, physicians and other health professionals
  • Current newsletters added each quarter
  • Full Archives back to 2001
  • Fully searchable through Find-A-Code's Comprehensive Search
  • Codes mentioned in articles are linked to Code Information pages
  • Code Information page link back to related articles
  • View all the articles associated with any code, right from the code page!
Access to this feature is available in the following products:
  • AHA's Coding Clinic® - HCPCS +Archives

free demo
request yours today
pricing
for any budget
sign IN
welcome back!

Thank you for choosing Find-A-Code, please Sign In to remove ads.