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most generally existing or encountered at a given time

something suggestive of running water

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a flow of electricity through a conductor

dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas

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Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes, designed more than 30 years ago by the American Medical Association to provide a uniform language to identify procedures and medical services performed by physicians, have more than fulfilled their original purpose.
As part of these recent announcements, the RUC has also revealed that they have partnered with the Current Procedural Terminology Editorial Panel to create a new Chronic Care Coordination Workgroup.
Also included is a payment chart for each Current Procedural Terminology (CPTr) code, updated Medicare payment policies, and information on the use of RBRVS by Medicaid and for the private sector.
NEW ORLEANS -- The 2004 Current Procedural Terminology code manual includes 11 new codes for performance measurement, according to Emily Hill, a coding specialist.
On new CPT codes and personnel shortages: We always have to deal with implementation of new Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes.
Tissue Regeneration Technologies, LLC (TRT), a regenerative medicine company owning proprietary SoftWave[TM] unfocused shockwave therapy technology for use in cost-effective noninvasive wound management, announces that the American Medical Association (AMA) has released two Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Category III codes for Extracorporeal Shock Wave Technology (ESWT) in wound healing: 0299T and 0300T.
The action establishes national average payment rates for the Category I Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code for 3D screening mammography and creates a new add-on Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code for 3D diagnostic mammography.
This edition reflects a more detailed discussion of Medicare's payment policies and has new relative values for the 2012 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes, updated information on new payment rules that took effect in 2012, more details for each CPT code on applicable payment policies and policy actions the AMA has taken since enactment of payment system revisions, updated payment calculators and information on the appropriate use of modifiers, and information on the use of the RBRVS by Medicaid programs and the private sector.
The workgroup recognized that it will take some time for the agency, the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Editorial Panel, and the RUC to create new codes for care coordination and team management.
This volume provides official AMA interpretations and explanations for Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) 2008 code and guideline changes in the 2008 CPT codebook.
The system is based on Current Procedural Terminology codes, which catalog all billable.
Q As a point-of-care testing (POCT) coordinator getting ready to interface glucose meters with the laboratory and hospital information system (LIS/HIS), I'm unclear as to what current procedural terminology (CPT) code we should apply to in-house capillary glucose testing.
OTCBB: SNWV), an emerging medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of noninvasive, biological response activating devices in regenerative medicine, today announced that the American Medical Association (AMA) has released two Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Category III codes for Extracorporeal Shock Wave Technology (ESWT) in wound healing: 0299T and 0300T.
Grider, a certified professional coder, shows medical assistants, medical insurance specialists, new medical office personnel, physicians, independent billing personnel, and other health care providers how and when to use modifiers with Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes to indicate that a service or procedure was modified in some way.
For those wondering about the biggest coding change in the 2003 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes, look no further than the gynecologic procedure section.
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