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What is the name of the book used in the physician's office to code procedures CPT Current Procedural Terminology
The CPT publication is updated and revised annually
What is the "actual charge" The amount the physician bills the patient for a service or procedure
What is the name of the book that contains a coded listing of procedures with unit values that indicate the relative value of various services RVS
Resource Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) was developed by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
The CPT code for office services provided on an emergency basis is 99058
The key components that determine an evaluation and management code are provided by the physician
The surgical package includes the operation, local infiltration, digital block or topical anesthesia, and normal uncomplicated postoperative care
Included in a global surgery policy and a surgical package is/are digital block or topical anesthesia
The two-digit modifier -57 means decision for surgery
When multiple lacerations are repaired in the same body area add the lengths of all lacerations and report them with a single code
The largest section in the CPT book is the surgery section
When a service is rendered that is not listed in the CPT codebook use a code with a description stating "unlisted"
What does bundling mean The grouping of codes together that are related to a procedure
When coding for x-ray films taken of both knees, list the proper x-ray code twice and use the modifiers RT (right) with the first code and LT (left) with the second code
What code is used for an intramuscular injection of prochlorperazine (Compazine) 90782
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