[Histonet] Billing IHC on MOHS
Weems, Joyce K.
Joyce.Weems <@t> emoryhealthcare.org
Fri Jun 15 13:55:47 CDT 2012
See, I even forgot the CPT code was 314!! Yeah, you.. so glad you found that for all the Mohs folks..
Have a good weekend everybody...
joyce.weems <@t> emoryhealthcare.org
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30342
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From: Carol Torrence [mailto:ctorrence <@t> kmcpa.com]
Sent: Friday, June 15, 2012 2:20 PM
To: Weems, Joyce K.; 'Ingles Claire '; histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
Subject: RE: [Histonet] Billing IHC on MOHS
By George I've got it! This is what I read from "Coder's Choice CPT Plus"
88314 is for IHC performed on frozen tissue.......when a nonroutine histochemical stain on frozen tissue during Mohs surgery is utilized, report
88314 with modifier 59. Report one unit of 88314 for each special stain on each frozen surgical pathology block.
Carol M. Torrence, HT(ASCP)CM
Director of Laboratory Services
KMC Dermatology - Pathology
2921 SW Wanamaker Dr.
Topeka, Kansas 66614-5334
785-273-2788 ext 328
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