Code surgical treatment of pelvis correctly

By Mary LeGrand, RN, MA, CCS-P, CPC

Medicare decision to treat pelvis as unilateral structure creates confusion

Have you received a denial from Medicare, stating that Category I Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) codes 27215–27218 are invalid? If so, you’re not alone.

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