2015 Nuclear Medicine & PET Coder

2015 Nuclear Medicine & PET Coder


Order the 2015 Nuclear Medicine & PET Coder

SNMMI Members receive a 25% discount!  Use discount code SNMMI2015 when checking out.


Avoid common and costly mistakes

Under-reporting units for radiopharmaceuticals, missing CPT® codes for common procedures and unbundled billing. Avoid these and other costly mistakes with the newly updated 2015 Nuclear Medicine & PET Coder, a book that allows you to simplify nuclear medicine and navigate codes with confidence. If maintaining compliance and capturing full reimbursement is your goal, this is your resource. Highlights:

  • New for 2015:

    • HCPCS code updates including radiopharmaceutical information for Xofigo along with clarification on Bexxar
    • Guidance and direction on Amyloid Imaging codes
    • Re-written PET section, with updated transmittals, including an at-a-glance table showing covered and non-covered procedures
    • Interpretation of the four new level two modifiers, which go into effect January 1, 2015
    • Coding and billing tips, grouped by body section, providing accurate answers to frequently asked questions, such as: when is it appropriate to use CPT code 78227?
  • SNMMI consensus opinions, addressing widespread areas of confusion, throughout the book
  • RAC program information including an overview and current audit targets, specific to nuclear medicine, presented by region and contractor
  • ICD-10-CM/PCS information to prepare for the anticipated implementation on October 1, 2015

An ideal resource for: Any provider of nuclear medicine services in the hospital, clinic, physician office, freestanding center or IDTF setting

Order the 2015 Nuclear Medicine & PET Coder

SNMMI Members receive a 25% discount!  Use discount code SNMMI2015 when checking out.