For the Week of July 28, 2014
To report outpatient respiratory rehab services performed by the RT, what codes should be assigned?
The following HCPCS Level II codes are available for the reporting of outpatient respiratory rehabilitation services provided by the respiratory therapist. The services are paid under the “incident-to physician services” provision for hospital outpatients.
|G0237||Therapeutic procedures to increase strength or endurance of respiratory muscles, face-to-face, one-on-one, each 15 minutes (includes monitoring) 041x|
|G0238||Therapeutic procedures to improve respiratory function, other than ones described in G0237, one-on-one, face-to-face, per 15 minutes (includes monitoring) 041x|
|G0239||Therapeutic procedures to improve respiratory function, other than services described by G0237, two or more 041x|
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