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CPT CODES - Cardiology codes

DESCRIPTION CODE
Cardiovascular Stress Test ? Using maximal or submaximal treadmill or bicycle exercise, continuous electrocardiographic monitoring, and/or pharmacological stress with physician supervision, interpretation and report 93015
Physician supervision only, without interpretation and report 93016
Tracing only, without interpretation and report 93017
Interpretation and report only 93018
Microvolt T-wave Alternans Testing ? Microvolt T-wave alternans for assessment of ventricular arrhythmias 93025
Holter Testing ? Electrocardiographic monitoring for 24 hours by continuous original ECG waveform recording and storage with visual superimposition scanning; includes recording, scanning analysis with report, physician review and interpretation 93224
Recording (includes hook-up, recording and disconnection) 93225
Scanning analysis with report 93226
Physician review and interpretation 93227
ECG ? At least 12 leads, with interpretation and report 93000
Tracing only, without interpretation and report 93005
Interpretation and report only 93010
Rhythm ECG ? One to three leads, with interpretation and report 93040
Tracing only, without interpretation and report 93041
Interpretation and report only 93042
Spirometry ? Including graphic report, total and timed forced vital capacity (FVC) 94010
Bronchospasm evaluation: spirometry as in 94010, before and after bronchodilator (aerosol or parenteral) or exercise 94060
Prolonged postexposure evaluation of bronchospasm with multiple spirometric determinations after test dose of bronchodilator (aerosol only) antigen, exercise, cold air, methocholine or other chemical agent, with spirometry as in 94010
94070
Vital Capacity, total (separate procedure) 94150
Maximum breathing capacity, maximal voluntary ventilation (MVV) 94200
Respiratory flow volume loop 94375
Aerosol or vapor inhalations for sputum mobilization, bronchodilation, or sputum induction for diagnostic purposes 94664
Pulse Oximetry ? Multiple determinations (e.g., during exercise) 94761
Noninvasive ear or pulse oximetry for oxygen saturation by continuous overnight monitoring 94762
ABP Monitoring ? Utilizing a system such as magnetic tape and/or computer disk for 24 hours or longer; including recording, scanning analysis, interpretation and report 93784
Recording only 93786
Scanning analysis with report 93788
Physician review with interpretation and report 93790
Courtesy, Quality America, Inc. 2006
TYPICAL PROCEDURE REIMBURSEMENT RANGE
Exercise Stress $100-$275
Microvolt T-wave Alternans $192-$375
Holter $143-$325
Electrocardiography $25-$60
Spirometry $35-$75
Pulse Oximetry $17-$40
A B P Monitoring $75-$225
Courtesy, Quality America, Inc. 2006