New CPT codes and deletions for 2020

New CPT codes and deletions for 2020

In 2020, some common codes for eye care have been deleted.  Extended ophthalmoscopy initial 92225 and subsequent 92226 have been deleted.  Because of the nature of the service – required drawings, interpretation and reporting, most optometrists did not use these codes...

Proposed Fee Changes for 2019 by CMS

Streamlining paperwork, EHR “interoperability,” and cost-saving telecommunications technology is the focus of proposed 2019 Physician Fee Schedule changes with Medicare. According to CMS: “The PFS establishes payment for physicians and medical professionals treating...