What does CPT 83516 test for?

The assigned CPT® (Current Procedural Terminology)1 code for the InflammaDry® test is 83516, “immunoassay for analyte other than infectious agent antibody or infectious agent antigen; qualitative or semi-quantitative, multiple step method.” The 2015 CMS national limit for this code is $15.70; state limits may vary.

What is included in CPT code 87801?

CPT® Code 87801 in section: Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA), multiple organisms.

What is included in CPT 80076?

Alias: LAB20 LFT Liver Function Tests Liver Panel
CPT Code(s): 80076
Test Includes: Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase, ALT (SGPT), AST (SGOT), Direct Bilirubin, Total Bilirubin, Total Protein
Preferred Specimen: 2.0 mL serum

What is the CPT code 83520?

83520 – CPT® Code in category: Immunoassay for analyte other than infectious agent antibody or infectious agent antigen.

Can you bill for point of care testing?

These tests are waived under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) of 1988 and, just like other CLIA waived tests for glucose and cholesterol, pharmacists can charge patients directly or possibly bill third party payers.

What is InflammaDry?

InflammaDry is the first and only, rapid result, in-office test that detects elevated levels of MMP-9, an inflammatory marker that is consistently elevated in the tears of patients with dry eye disease. All other dry eye tests measure tear production and stability.

What does CPT code 87591 mean?

87591. Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA); Neisseria gonorrhoeae, amplified probe technique. 87661.

What does CPT code 87086 mean?

87086, 87088. Urine Culture, Bacterial. Coverage Indications, Limitations, and/or Medical Necessity. A bacterial urine culture is a laboratory test service performed on a urine specimen to establish the probable etiology of a presumed. urinary tract infection.

Can CPT 80053 and 80076 be billed together?

Coding Tip Code 80053 can not be used in addition to CPT codes 80048 and 80076.

What is procedure code 82784?

CPT® Code 82784 in section: Gammaglobulin (immunoglobulin)

What is procedure code 86255?

86255 – CPT® Code in category: Fluorescent noninfectious agent antibody.