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Coding Chapter 3 - Medicine Subsections with Descriptions

Immune Globulins
(90281-90399) Codes apply only to the immune globulin product and are reported with the administration code.
Immunization Administration for Vaccines/Toxoids
(90465-90474) Codes apply to the administration of the roduct and are reported with the correct vaccine or toxoid code.
Vaccines, Toxoids
(90476-90749) Codes apply to vaccine or toxoid products only.
(90801-90899) Codes apply to several psychotherapy modalities in various health care settings.
(90901, 90911) Codes apply to biofeedback training.
(90935-90999) Codes apply to end-stage renal disease services, hemodialysis, and miscellaneous dialysis procedures.
(91000-91299) Codes apply to tests related to esophageal and gastric motility, and gastric secretions.
(92002-92499) Codes apply to ophthalmology services including supplies.
Special Otorhinolaryngologic Services
(92502-92700) Codes apply to services related to hearing, swallowing, and laryngeal functioning.
(92950-93799) Codes apply to therapeutic and diagnostic tests of the heart and blood vessels.
Noninvasive Vascular Diagnostic Studies
(93875-93990) Codes apply to Doppler studies and other noninvasive tests of arteries and veins.
(94002-94799) Codes apply to ventilation management and pulmonary and respiratory function tests.
Allergy and Clinical Immunology
(95004-95199) Codes apply to allergy tests and allery immunotherapy.
(95250, 95291) Codes apply to ambulatory, continuous glucose monitoring of interstitial tissue fluid using a subcutaneous sensor.
Neurology and Neuromusclar Procedures
(95803-96020) Codes apply to nerve and muscle function tests, sleep testing, electroencphalography, electromyography, neurostimulator analysis-programming, motion analysis, and functional brain mapping.
Medical Genetics and Genetic Counseling Services
(96040) This code applies to genetic counseling services provided by trained genetic counselors.
Central Nervous System Assessments/Tests
(96101-96125) odes apply to neurocognitive, mental status, and speech testing.
Health and Behavior Assessment/Intervention
(96150-96155) Codes apply to assessments related to biopsychosocial factors of physical health problems.
Hydration,Therapeutic, Prophylactic, Diagnostic Injections and Infusions, and Chemotherapy and Other Highly Complex Drug or Highly Complex Biologic Agent Administration
(96360-96549) Codes apply to a range of services from intravenous hydration to chemotherapy injection in the subarachnoid or intraventricular space via a subcutaneous reservoir.
Photodynamic Therapy
(96567, 96570-96571) Codes apply to the application of light to destroy lesions.
Special Dermatological Procedures
(96900-96999) codes apply to dermatology services not covered elsewhere.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
(97001-97799) Codes apply to services related to physical therapy occupational therapy, tests and measurements, and other services associated with rehabilitation medicine.
Medical Nutrition Therapy
(97802-97804) Codes apply to assessment and intervention related to nutrition.
(97810-97814) Codes apply to acupuncture with or without electrical stimulation.
Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
(98925-98929) Codes apply to services provided bya chiropractor.
Education and Training for Patient Self-Management
(98960-98962) Codes apply to education and training prescribed by a physician and provided by a qualified nonphysician health care professional. the purpose of the education and training is to teach the patient (or caregiver) how to effectively self-manage a disease or condition.
Non-Face-to-Face Nonphysician Services
(98966-98969) Codes apply to services provided by a qualified health care professional via the telephone or online.
Special Services, Procedures and Reports
(99000-99091) Codes apply to services not covered elsewhere, such as handling a specimen for transfer, hospital-mandated on-call service, services provided outside of regularly scheduled office hours or on holidays, travel to escort a patient, and other miscellaneous services.
Qualifying Circumstances for Anesthesia
(99100-99140) Codes apply to anesthesia services complicated by the patient's age or other unusual circumstances.
Moderate (Conscious) Sedation
(99143-99150) Codes apply to the administration and monitoring of moderate sedation that is used during procedures that require the patient to be able to respond to stimulation.
Other Services and Procedures
(99170-99199) Codes apply to unique services such as anogenital examination of a child for suspected trauma, ipecac administration for emesis and continued observation, hypothermia, and therapeutic phlebotomy.
Home Health Procedures/Services
(99500-99602) Codes apply to services rendered in the patient's home by a nonphysician health care professional.
Medication Therapy Management Services
(99605-99607) Codes apply to services provided by a pharmacist and that are related to the patient's medication regimen.
Chiropractic Manipulative Treatment
(98940-98943) Codes apply to services provided by an osteopathic physician