• 12/22/2014 - Changes to 2015 ASA codes

    Question: Are there any ASA code changes for 2015 we should be aware of?   Answer:The ASA has published their 2015 Relative Value Guide booklet and there are a few changes that should be noted.   They deleted codes: 00452 – Anesthesia for procedures on clavicle and scapula; radical surgery 00622 – Anesthesia for procedures on thoracic ...

  • 12/22/2014 - E/M Phone Services

    Question: Does Medicare reimburse for E/M phone services; CPT codes 99441-99443?   Answer:Medicare considers telephone call codes 99441-99443 (telephone E/M service provided by a physician to an established patient, parent or guardian not originating from a related E/M service provided within the previous 7 days nor leading to an E/M service or procedure ...