DecisionHealth's Coding Answers

Updates by Chapter - June 2012

Chapter

Description of changes

Category III CPT Codes

Updates section: Overview to include information on proper usage of Category III codes.

Category III CPT Codes

Adds section: Cardiac monitoring & ocular surgery Category III codes to include Category III codes available for use July 1.

Category III CPT Codes

Adds section: Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) to describe the procedure and its new Category III code.

Injections: Vaccines

Adds section: New flu vaccine code effective July 1, 2012 to include code Q2034.

Modifier KX

Adds section: Modifier KX denotes documentation.

Modifier KX

Adds section: KX uses for MRI and shockwave.