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    • November 3, 2009

    New 2010 CPT Codes: 83987 pH; exhaled breath condensate 84145 Procalcitonin (PCT) 84431 Thromboxane metabolite(s), including thromboxane if performed, urine 86305 Human epididymis protein 4 (HE4) 86352 Cellular function assay involving stimulation (eg, mitogen or antigen) and detection of biomarker (eg, ATP... more

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    • July 1, 2008

    Effective for dates of service on or after May 1, 2008, in regards to CPT-4 codes 80061 (lipid panel test) and 83721 (LDL cholesterol test), if the triglyceride level of the recipient is less than 400 mg/dl and both CPT-4 codes 80061 and 83721 are billed on the same date of service, for the same recipient, and by the same provider, the claim will... more

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    • July 1, 2008

    CPT-4 Codes 88147 and 88148 may now be billed with modifiers. Retroactive for dates of service on or after October 1, 2006, CPT-4 codes 88147 (cytopathology smears, cervical or vaginal; screening by automated system under physician supervision) and 88148 (screening by automated system with manual rescreening under physician supervision) are split-... more

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