AMA CPT® Assistant - 1996 Issue 3 (March)

Respiratory System, 99440 (Q&A) (March 1996)

March 1996 page 11 Coding Consultation Respiratory System, 99440 (Q&A) Question If an intubation to suction meconium is performed at the time of delivery, should I report code 99440? AMA Comment If the service involves only intubation to suction meconium, report only code 31500. Intubation alone is not considered a resuscitation. Respiratory System, 99440 (Q&A). CPT® Assistant. 1996; March 1996 page 11 ...

To read the full article, sign in and subscribe to the AMA CPT® Assistant.


Access to this feature is available in the following products:
  • AMA's CPT® Assistant - Current + 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.