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3 Scenarios to code Chest X ray Post Central Line Placement

Basics-Chest X ray Post Central Line Placement We have already learned about the central line placement procedures. These procedures are commonly done for placing central venous catheters using temporary or permanent catheters. The code range varies for coding Tunneled and Non-Tunneled Central Venous Catheter (CVC) and Peripheral Central...
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Do and Don’t – CPT Code tunneled catheter exchange

Do and Don't - CPT Code tunneled catheter exchange
CPT Code tunneled catheter exchange Intro Insertion of a tube beneath the skin into the blood vessels to provide medication or nutrients to patients directly into the blood stream is termed as central venous access catheters (CVAC). The catheters are divided into temporary and permanent catheters. The temporary...
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Become Expert in Coding Guidance CPT codes

Become Expert in Coding Guidance CPT codes
Use of guidance is very common for performing any radiology diagnostic exam. Interventional radiology CPT codes are mostly accompanied by guidance CPT codes. Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound, Computed tomography, MRI guidance etc. are some of guidance used with diagnostic radiology CPT codes. Now, with the new updates every year these...
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