What does medical service code 99214 stand for?
99214 is the code assigned to the medical service that complies with the following requirements: 1. The patient is an established one, meaning is not their first visit. 2. It must be an outpatient visit, meaning it must not incorporate a day of hospital time. 3. It must meet or exceed to of the following three points: A) a detailed medical history, B) a detailed medical exam C) and a medical decision that entails moderate complexity. 4. The severity of the problem that brings the patient to the clinic must be from a moderate to a high one. 5. And last, the doctor and the patient should have a maximum of 25 minutes face time.
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NEUROPLASTY AND/OR TRANSPOSITION; MEDIAN NERVE AT CARPAL TUNNEL . A surgical procedure commonly referred to as Carpal Tunnel Release
490 is a HCPC code for facility service fees for outpatient surgery at a clinic or surgery center. This code is for the care that the facility provides, not the surgeon.
The medical service code 76499 is a catch-all for 'unlisted medicalservices.' It is often used to represent newer procedures that arenot listed under the current, but outdated system. It can also beused to try to compel insurance companies to pay more for a listedprocedure that may be more complex d…ue to new applications or adifficult case. ( Full Answer )
medical service code 90772 . 90772 Effective 01/01/2006; "Therapeutic, prophylactic or diagnostic injection (specify substance or drug); subcutaneous or intramuscular," CPT-4 Procedure Code CPTÂ® is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association
The medical service code 27193 is when a patient has a pelvic ringdislocation. No manipulation was performed; bed rest and crutcheswere prescribed.
The medical code 82175 is used when a lab test has come back toshow arsenic in a patients blood. This is the code that will beused to enter the data into the patients medical record.
LIPOPROTEIN, BLOOD; HIGH RESOLUTION FRACTIONATION AND QUANTITATION OF LIPOPROTEINS INCLUDING LIPOPROTEIN SUBCLASSES WHEN PERFORMED (EG, ELECTROPHORESIS, ULTRACENTRIFUGATION), in other words, this is a Cholesterol test that also measures the carious sized cholesterol particles rather than estimating …them. It is used to determine risk for coronary heart disease. ( Full Answer )
The medical service code of 450 is the revenue code for thehospital. 451 is used for the claim, which is also the part inrevenue code.
The CPT code 73030 is for upper extremity radiologic examination of the shoulder, 2 views, complete.
Medical service code J1055 stands for injection of thecontraceptive medroxyprogesterone acetate. This medical code alsohas the dosage for the injection atÃ150 mg.
Medical service code stands for closed treatment of a distalfibular fracture. It is used for study and medical insurancestatistics and payment.
Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 90806 is "45-50 minutes of office-based outpatient psychotherapy", according to the American Psychological Association (APA).
Level 5 Office Visit (99215) The 99215 represents the highest level of care for established patients being seen in the office. Rather surprisingly, this is the least popular code used to bill for these encounters. Internists used the 99215 to bill for only 4.1% of established office patients in 2…003. The reimbursement for this level of care is approximately $117.00. Usually the problems are of moderate to high severity. The 99215 ranked 31st among the most frequently used CPT codes among all physicians in 2003. The documentation for this encounter requires TWO out of THREE of the following : 1) Comprehensive History 2) Comprehensive Exam 3) High Complexity Medical Decision-Making Or 40 minutes spent face-to-face with the patient if coding based on time. The appropriate documentation must be included. ( Full Answer )
Vaccine administration codes. Not the charge for the vaccine itself (that is usually a separate charge), but the charge for injecting the shot.
Code 99204 requires meeting all three key components of the code (comprehensive history, comprehensive exam and medical decision making of moderate complexity), as well as medical necessity for a service of that intensity. CPT describes these services as typically involving problems of moderate to h…igh severity and requiring 45 minutes of face-to-face time with the patient or family. Moderate severity indicates a moderate risk of morbidity without treatment, a moderate risk of mortality without treatment, an uncertain prognosis or increased probability of prolonged functional impairment. For otherwise healthy patients, many of the conditions treated might not meet this level of complexity. An internal chart audit may help determine the accuracy of the clinic's current coding practices and whether coding education is warranted. However, if a patient's condition is severe enough that the physician feels it is medically necessary to provide a ( Full Answer )
This is a Current Procedure Termonology trademarked by the American Medical Association. It is used to bill insurance companies for ambulance services. Psecifically, it is for advanced life support transport. A0427 - AMBULANCE SERVICE, ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT, EMERGENCY
CPT 80061 is the code for a lipid profile (or lipid panel). A blood test to determine the values for total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, and often the mathematical ratio for total cholesterol/HDL .
In ophthalmology, code 92015 is the test for the refractive state of the patient's eyes. This test is typically performed by use of a refractor which contains different lenses with different strengths. The patient is asked to read an eye chart through these lenses for comparison. From this, the phys…ician can determine the prescription required for glasses or contacts. ( Full Answer )
Evaluation and Management of an established patient where the provider of service meets two of the following three criteria:. expanded problem, focused history. expanded problem, focused exam. low medical decision making. Service typically lasts 15 minutes
Office consultation, new/established patient, requiring 3 components: problem focused history & examination, and straightforward decision making
84443 is a CPT Pathology and Laboratory / Chemistry test procedure code for: Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH).
It is Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA); Chlamydia trachomatis, amplified probe technique
90805 is a CPT Medicine/Psychiatry code for: Individual psychotherapy, insight oriented, behavior modifying and/or supportive, in an office or outpatient facility, approximately 20 to 30 minutes face-to-face with the patient; with medical evaluation and management services.
80076 is a CPT pathology and laboratory code for a: Hepatic function panel which must include: albumin; bilirubin, total; bilirubin, direct; phosphatase, alkaline; protein, total; transferase, alanine amino (ALT) (SGPT); transferase, aspartate amino (AST) (SGOT).
81001 is a CPT pathology and laboratory code for: Urinalysis, by dip stick or tablet reagent for bilirubin, glucose, hemoglobin, ketones, leukocytes, nitrite, pH, protein, specific gravity, urobilinogen, any number of these constituents; automated, with microscopy.
85045 is a CPT Pathology and Laboratory / Hematology and Coagulation test procedure code for: Blood count; automated differential WBC count; reticulocyte, automated.
Initial hospital care, per day, for eval & mgmt of a patient requiring these 3 components: detailed/comprehensive history & examination, and straightforward or low complexity decision making
Evaluation and management code for an emergency department visit, level two (usually of low to moderate severity).
This is the code used by providers to identify an Established Patient Visit with a problem-focused where the medical decision making was straightforward and the average face-to-face time was approximately 10 minutes.
CPT Code 92014 - Ophthalmological services: medical examination and evaluation, with initiation or continuation of diagnostic and treatment program; comprehensive, established patient, 1 or more visits.
Spirometry, including graphic record, total and timed vital capacity, expiratory flow rate measurement(s), with or without MVV. Essentially .. it's a pulmonary function test (lung function test)
Office/outpatient E & M of established patient, requiring 2 of 3 components: problem focused history/examination/straightforward decision making
62311 refers back to code 62310: in its entirety, the code would read as follows: Injection, single (not via indwelling catheter), not including neurolytic substances, with or without contrast (for either localization or epidurography), of diagnostic or therapeutic substance(s) (including anestheti…c, antispasmodic, opioid, steroid, other solution), epidural or subarachnoid; cervical or thoracic; lumbar, sacral (caudal). In bold is where the 62311 comes in; the entire first portion is 62310. 62311 includes all of 62310 as well as it's own portion in bold. All of this is directly from the CPT manual 2011. ( Full Answer )
General health panel 80050 is a CPT pathology and laboratory code for: General health panel that must include: Comprehensive metabolic panel; blood count, complete (CBC), automated and automated differential WBC count OR Blood count, complete (CBC), automated and appropriate manual differen…tial WBC count and Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) General health panel 80053 cmp + 84436 tsh, + 85025 cbc ( Full Answer )
services provided between 10:00PM and 8:00 AM at 24-hour facility, in addition to basic service
CPT Code 92004 - Ophthalmological services: medical examination and evaluation with initiation of diagnostic and treatment program; comprehensive, new patient, 1 or more visits
CPT Code 99214- Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient.
99214 Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, which requires at least 2 of these 3 key components: A detailed history ; A detailed examination ; co Medical decision making of moderate mplexity . Counseling and/or coordination of car…e with other providers or agencies are provided consistent with the nature of the problem(s) and the patient's and/or family's needs. Usually, the presenting problem(s) are of moderate to high severity . Physicians typically spend 25 minutes face-to-face with the patient and/or family. ( Full Answer )
12011 stands for laceration repair of the face, ears, eyelids, nose, lips, and/or mucous membranes.
The code in which you are referring to stands for the Neurobehavioural statis exam. It a series of questions and a general assessment of a patients mental health state.
Acupuncture, 1 or more needles; without electrical stimulation, initial 15 mins of personal one-on-one contact with the patient
CPT Code 99214- Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient.
CPT Code 82542 - Column chromatography/mass spectrometry (eg, GC/MS, or HPLC/MS), analyte not elsewhere specified; quantitative, single stationary and mobile phase.
Per CPT Assistant, October 2006, both CPT codes would be reported as for a new patient. The 99214 is incorrect per this instruction.
CPT Code 99214- Office or other outpatient visit for the evaluation and management of an established patient, which requires at least 2 of these 3 key components: A detailed history; A detailed examination; Medical decision making of moderate complexity. Counseling and/or coordination of …care with other providers or agencies are provided consistent with the nature of the problem(s) and the patient's and/or family's needs. Usually, the presenting problem(s) are of moderate to high severity. Physicians typically spend 25 minutes face-to-face with the patient and/or family. ( Full Answer )
Treatment of humeral shaft fracture, with insertion of intramedullary implant, with or without cerclage and/or locking screws
Comprehensive metabolic panel This panel must include the following: Albumin (82040) Bilirubin, total (82247) Calcium, total (82310) Carbon dioxide (bicarbonate) (82374) Chloride (82435) Creatinine (82565) Glucose (82947) Phosphatase, alkaline (84075) Potassium (84132) Protein, total (84155) Sodium …(84295) Transferase, alanine amino (ALT) (SGPT) (84460) Transferase, aspartate amino (AST) (SGOT) (84450) Urea nitrogen (BUN) (84520) It's a lab test. ( Full Answer )
Office or outpatient visit of an established patient where the current issue is minimal and around 5 minutes are spent with the patient/performing the procedure/service. The provider of the service may be a doctor or nurse, depending on the state.
These are known as CPT codes , and yours indicates Acupuncture, and may be modified by x1, x2, x3, or x4 .