Physical Status modifiers ?
it is appended to a anesthesia code to distinguish among the different levels of complexity of the anesthesia services provided
it consists of the letter P and single digit
Physical Status ?
patient's state before or during anesthesia
it affects body systems
more risky physical status ?
consists more units
the cost of the service provided increases
Qualifying Circumstances ?
are add on CPT codes
codes range 99100-99140
The only CPT modifiers that can be used under Anesthesia codes are ?
CPT code modifier for Anesthesia services?
are used to identify a change in service or procedure
HCPCS modifier for Anesthesia services ?
are to identify who administers anesthesia
ASA code ?
base units = rvg (relative value guide) anesthesia crosswalk
Anesthesia Crosswalk ?
assign ASA code to all CPT codes
Conversion Factor ?
dollar amount based on geographical information for anesthesiologists