Coding Requirements for Billing Cardiac Ablation Procedures

Coding Requirements for Billing Cardiac Ablation Procedures | 27:49

Nicole F. Knight covers diagnostic EP studies, ablation, bundled codes and recent coding changes.
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Cardiology practices are continually challenged with the coding and documentation requirements for EP services. Electrophysiology is an area where rapid advancements have been made in the field, but the codes have not always kept up. This webcast is designed to cover the coding requirements for billing cardiac ablation procedures. It also includes recent updates or changes.
 
Essentials: 
  • EP component codes versus comprehensive codes—what are the required elements?
  • Mapping—how to determine if performed
  • Common types of ablations
  • Coding of ablations
  • Add-on codes for ablations
Knight is director of revenue cycle solutions and a senior consultant for MedAxiom Consulting.