93000 represents an ECG with interpretation and report. Because this code represents the complete procedure, it is inappropriate to submit codes:
Another common example of unbundling is found in lab panels. 80061 (lipid panel) includes:
It would be inappropriate to bill the three individual codes to represent the panel.
The correct reporting of an immunization administration, CPT 90471 (includes percutaneous, intradermal, subcutaneous, or intramuscular injections);
These service(s) are only allowed once per the code description.
If you have more immunizations to code on the same claim, use code:
for each additional immunization administration given.
Another example is CPT 11100 (Biopsy of skin, subcutaneous tissue and / or mucous membrane (including simple closure), unless otherwise listed; single lesion).
The code indicates this can only be used for one biopsy. If additional biopsies are performed:
CMS: Medicare will not accept new CPT code 97127 (Cognitive function intervention).
At this time, providers should report the G0515 code for all lines of business.