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Unformatted text preview: • Intravenous catheter line, right arm-RT This code was chosen because the procedure was not done in the finger but in the patient’s right side of the body • Laboratory certification, cytology specimens-TC This component is technical and it is performed using the technical equipment • Chest X-ray-TC Technical component using technical equipment • Prosthetic hip replacement, left side-LT This was chosen because the hip replacement was done on the left side of the body • Electric hospital bed-GY This is because Medicare benefits do not pay for the hospital bed...
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- Spring '02
- Hip replacement, cortisone injection procedure, Portable home oxygen