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ICD Codes are
A. Service codes
B. Procedure codes
C. Diagnosis codes
D. A and B
ICD Stands for International Classification of Diseases. ICD codes are diagnosis codes. CPT codes are service codes. Both diagnosis and service codes must be identified for billing purposes.
CPT codes include codes for
A. Evaluation and management
D. All the above
CPT codes include 6 main sections:
00100 - 01999 Anesthesia
10040 - 69999 Surgery
70010 - 79999 Radiology
80002 - 89399 Pathology and Laboratory
90700 - 99199 Medicines
99201 - 99499 Evaluation and Management
In common usage, the term "HCPCS" codes (pronounced "hic-pics") really refers to
A. Level 1 HCPCS codes, relating to physician services
B. Level 2 HCPCS codes, relating to non-physician healthcare services
C. CPT codes
D. ICD codes
The federal HCPCS system comprises both level 1 codes (physician service CPT codes) and Level 2 codes (DMEPOS and ambulance codes).
Level 1 codes are simply called CPT codes.
Level 2 codes are simply called HCPCS codes.
"Medical Necessity" is
A. Determined based on the diagnosis submitted
B. A major determination for appropriate payment
C. The rationale for linking ICD and CPT codes
D. All of the above
Recall the CMS description of medical necessity:
"Medical necessity is determined based on the diagnosis submitted for that service or supply. Specificity and accuracy of diagnosis code and appropriate linkage on the claim form determine payment.”
ICD-10 CM codes will contain
A. 3-5 digits
B. 6-7 digits
C. 5 alphanumeric characters
D. 7 alphanumeric characters
The ICD-10 CM coding set will expand from a maximum of 5 characters to 7, resulting in greatly increased numbers of codes and options for specificity.
In ICD-9-CM, V Codes are
A. CPT modifier codes
B. Preventive service codes
C. Preventive diagnosis codes
D. HCPCS level 2 codes
V codes are part of the ICD diagnosis code set. CPT codes are service codes, and HCPCS level 2 codes are the DMEPOS and ambulance codes.
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