tci Outpatient Facility Coding Alert - 2013 Issue 4
Reimbursement: Don't Miss These New Opportunities for Procedure Payments
Check out these OPPS and ASC changes that could affect your reporting. Having procedures added to the OPPS or ASC payment lists is always good news for providers, so update your systems to reflect new data for these services and medications, effective April 1, 2013. Add New Services and Pass-Through Status Two services were added to the OPPS payment list: · C9734 (Focused ultrasound ablation/therapeutic intervention, other than uterine leiomyomata, with or without magnetic resonance [MR] guidance): MRgFUS (MR guidance focused ultrasound) provides high intensity focused ultrasound waves to treat...
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