A code that has all of the words that describe the code that follows is what type of code?
Procedures that are experimental, newly approved, or seldom used are reported with what type of code?
Which of the following represents three of the six elements that a special report must contain?
nature, extent, need
Which punctuation mark between codes in the index of the CPT manual indicates a range of codes is available?
Which punctuation mark between codes in the index of the CPT manual indicates two codes are available?
A list of unlisted procedures for use in a specific section of the CPT manual is contained in:
Which terms reflects the technological advances made in medicine that are incorporated into the CPT manual?
This act mandated the adoption of national uniform standards for electronic transmission of financial and administrative health information.
Health care providers are ___ based on the codes submitted on a claim form for procedures and services rendered.
An unlisted procedure code:
ALL OF THE ABOVE: is a procedure or service not found in the CPT manual, is located in the Section Guidelines, is located at the end of a subsection or subheading
According to the notes preceding the Category III codes in the CPT manual, the digits of the Category III codes are not intended to reflect the placement of the code in the Category I section of the CPT:
According to the CPT manual, modifier -91 is not to be used when test are __ to confirm inertial results.
According to the E/M guidelines, time is not a descriptive component for the ___ department levels of E/M service.
According tothe Radiology Guidelines, these are the methods that qualify as "with contrast."
intavascularly, intra-articularly, intrathecally