[Histonet] Billing for ER, PR, Her2/Neu
Rcartun <@t> harthosp.org
Fri Jan 4 09:37:26 CST 2008
It all depends on how your pathologists interpret them. We use Dr. Allred's semi-quantitative scoring system for ER/PR so we use 88360. We also use 88360 for HER2 based on the scoring system of 0, 1+, 2+, and 3+.
Richard W. Cartun, Ph.D.
Director, Immunopathology & Histology
Assistant Director, Anatomic Pathology
80 Seymour Street
Hartford, CT 06102
(860) 545-0174 Fax
>>> <JimR0712 <@t> comcast.net> 01/04/08 9:37 AM >>>
We have been discussing which cpt code is appropriate for the IHC for Er, PR, and Her2/Neu. Currently we bil them as 88342 but some of the pathologists feel that we should bill the stains as 88361. Look forward to your valued input.
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