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Moderate Conscious Sedation removed from CPT codes in 2017: Must Read

Moderate Conscious Sedation removed from CPT codes in 2017: Must Read
Moderate conscious sedation is a drug-induced depression of consciousness which is used for performing surgeries. With moderate conscious sedation the patient responds purposefully to verbal commands. Interventional radiology and open surgery procedures requires moderate conscious sedation. But, from 2017 new cpt codes have been added for moderate conscious...
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Do you Struggle with Moderate Conscious Sedation 99144-99145

Do you Struggle with Moderate Conscious Sedation 99144-99145
Moderate Conscious Sedation coding 99144-99145 Moderate conscious sedation (MCS) is a drug given for performing major procedures. The MCS helps in inducing depression of consciousness. MCS includes administration of agents, maintenance of sedation, monitoring of oxygen saturation, heart rate, blood pressure and establishment of IV access. There are...
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