Respiratory Question for the Week of November 20, 2023

Question:

How often can we bill 88740?

Answer:

Codes 88740 and 88741 are billable once per day. Billable procedures will be supported by documentation in the medical record of the physician order and the use of test results in the diagnosis and treatment of the patient.

This question was answered in our Coding Essentials for RT/Pulmonary Function. For more hot topics relating to respiratory services, please visit our store or call us at 1.800.252.1578, ext. 2.

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