HIT 202 CPT – Coding Practice

CPT INTRODUCTION:

Respiratory therapy is recommended by the patient’s primary care provider. The insurance company requires documentation of evaluation & management services submitted to justify the referral. Which modifier will be appended to the CPT code?

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CPT PROCEDURE:

Pathology frozen section analysis of breast tissue (one block) during surgery. The coder would correctly assign which of the following CPT codes?

88331

CPT INTRODUCTION:

Betty sees her primary care physician for consultation regarding her problems with alcohol abuse. The encounter lasts 40 minutes. Which of the following is correct?

99409-33