What is the largest section of the six CPT manual sections?
Does Medicare reimburse for every surgical tray?
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: ________.
Information within parentheses is referred to as ________ expression or phrase.
Before assigning this type of code, you must be certain that a more specific Category I or a Category III code is not available: ________.
This report contains the nature, extent, need, time, effort, and at times equipment necessary to provide a service: ________.
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.
When time, effort, and services are bundled together, they form a ________ package.
________ anesthesia is defined as local infiltration, metacarpal/digital block, or topical anesthesia.
According to Medicare guidelines, ________ complications of a surgical procedure are usually included in the reimbursement for a major surgical procedure.
Code ________ is a CPT code that can be assigned to report a surgical tray.
Code ________ is a HCPCS code that can be assigned to report a surgical tray.
This code reports a postoperative follow-up visit that is included in the global service: ________.
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?
Shirley Peters, age 80, an established patient, presents to the office for removal of 12 skin tags.
Removal of 180-cm2 strawberry nevus of left cheek, autograft with split-thickness skin graft of 180-cm2.
Destruction of 0.4-cm malignant lesion of the neck.
Simple repair of a superficial wound of the genitalia; 2.4 cm.