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After Hours Codes Update (99050, 99051, 99058)

In days of yore, I wrote about the pediatric usage of the 9905X CPT codes, often known as the “after hours” codes.  In fact, I think my explanation here about how they should be used is still good (corrections, suggestions welcomed).  Just before the holiday break, a request for updated data came through SOAPM – …

99051 Real Life Example

A faithful reader sent the following to me and allowed me to post it, as I think the information is valuable to you all.  I have a lot to say about it at the end. Chip, I would like to share our preliminary results for CPT 99051. After reading your post about this code, we …