Medicare Clarifies Coding for Internet-Based Pacemaker/Defibrillator Electronic Analysis
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Regulatory News Topic
CMS Medicare Claims Processing Transmittal 979 (CR 5048), released on June 9, 2006, clarifies the proper CPT codes for reporting electronic analysis of pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) using data remotely obtained.
Date of Insight Article
Wednesday, December 06, 2006
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