BILLING TIPS: How to Bill Trigger Points CPT 20552, 20553
Mar05

BILLING TIPS: How to Bill Trigger Points CPT 20552, 20553

BILLING TIPS: How to Bill Trigger Points CPT 20552, 20553 20552 Injection(s); single or multiple trigger point(s), 1 or 2 muscle(s) 20553 Injection(s); single or multiple trigger point(s), 3 or more muscles Many are still so confused on how to bill for Trigger Points. Here are my Coding and Billing Tips: 1. There is NO anatomical modifier; these 2 codes are is not unilateral 2. Choose based on number of muscles (not number of...

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Anesthesia Cross codes for Interventional Pain Management Spinal Procedures
Mar05

Anesthesia Cross codes for Interventional Pain Management Spinal Procedures

Anesthesia Cross codes for Interventional Pain Management Spinal Procedures Since most of the codes are image guided and are spinal procedures; the most appropriate Anesthesia codes will be: 01935 Anesthesia for percutaneous image guided procedures on the spine and spinal cord; diagnostic (Base Unit 5) 01936 … therapeutic (Base Unit 5)   Let’s look at… Please LOGIN HERE to view this content. Or, REGISTER...

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How to Bill for Anesthesia Services Personally Performed by Anesthesiologist
Mar05

How to Bill for Anesthesia Services Personally Performed by Anesthesiologist

How to Bill for Anesthesia Services Personally Performed by thAnesthesiologist This post is very simple – assuming this is for Personally Performed Anesthesia by the Anesthesiologist. For Example for Pain Procedures: 64479 Injection(s), anesthetic agent and/or steroid, transforaminal epidural, with imaging guidance (fluoroscopy or CT); cervical or thoracic, single level 64480 Injection(s), anesthetic agent and/or… Please...

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