tci Outpatient Facility Coding Alert - 2013 Issue 10
CPT® 2104: One New Code Will Stop Your 52332 /52353 Combo Coding
Plus: Hospital based coders, say good-bye to 50021 and 58823. CPT® 2014, which takes effect on Jan. 1, 2014, will bring numerous changes to ASC/outpatient coding. If urologists perform cystos at your facility, read on for the lowdown on important additions and deletions. Get Accustomed to New Code 52356 CPT® 2014 adds one code that experts say will have a significant impact on urology coding. You find new code 52356 (Cystourethroscopy, with ureteroscopy and/or pyeloscopy; with lithotripsy including insertion of indwelling ureteral stent [e.g., Gibbons or double-J type]) in your 2014 manual. Old way: Currently when you...
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