For the Week of January 26, 2015
Which radiology services are included in the new comprehensive APCs?
A review of Addendum B of the OPPS final rule shows that the following radiology codes have a status indicator of J1 (hospital Part B services paid through a comprehensive APC):
|77371||Radiation treatment delivery, stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), complete course of treatment of cranial lesion(s) consisting of 1 session; multi-source Cobalt 60 based|
|77372||linear accelerator based|
|77424||Intraoperative radiation treatment delivery, x-ray, single treatment session|
|77425||Intraoperative radiation treatment delivery, electrons, single treatment session|
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