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CPT CODING WEEK 5 IND WORK

STUDY
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What is the largest section of the six CPT manual sections?
Surgery
Does Medicare reimburse for every surgical tray?
NO
The subsections in the Surgery section are usually divided according to ________.
medical specialty or body system or anatomical site.
These are found at the beginning of each section and contain information specific to the section: ________.
guidelines
Information within parentheses is referred to as ________ expression or phrase.
Parenthetical
Before assigning this type of code, you must be certain that a more specific Category I or a Category III code is not available: ________.
UNLISTED
This report contains the nature, extent, need, time, effort, and at times equipment necessary to provide a service: ________.
SPECIAL
This designation within the CPT manual indicates a procedure that is only reported when it is performed as the only procedure or when another procedure performed at the same time is unrelated to this procedure. This is a ________ procedure.
SEPARATE
When time, effort, and services are bundled together, they form a ________ package.
SURGICAL
________ anesthesia is defined as local infiltration, metacarpal/digital block, or topical anesthesia.
LOCAL
According to Medicare guidelines, ________ complications of a surgical procedure are usually included in the reimbursement for a major surgical procedure.
ROUTINE
Code ________ is a CPT code that can be assigned to report a surgical tray.
99070
Code ________ is a HCPCS code that can be assigned to report a surgical tray.
A4550
This code reports a postoperative follow-up visit that is included in the global service: ________.
99024
What are the three things that are considered components of wound repair?
Ligation
Exploration
Debridement
Wound repair codes are determined by what three criteria?
Length
Complexity
Site of repair
What are the three classifications of wound repair?
Simple
Intermediate
Complex
Modifier-51 indicates what?
MULTIPLE PROCEDURES
Shirley Peters, age 80, an established patient, presents to the office for removal of 12 skin tags.
CPT Code
Removal of 180-cm2 strawberry nevus of left cheek, autograft with split-thickness skin graft of 180-cm2.
CPT Codes
Nipple reconstruction.
CPT Code
Destruction of 0.4-cm malignant lesion of the neck.
CPT Code
Simple repair of a superficial wound of the genitalia; 2.4 cm.
CPT Code
Adjacent tissue transfer of chin defect; 9 cm2.
CPT Code