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Unformatted text preview: e. Non-electric wheelchair-GY The Item was not a Medicare covered necessity so this item was not covered and the code was correct. f. Intravenous catheter line (PICC), right arm-RT The code chosen was due to the procedure being performed on the right side of the body. g. Laboratory certification, cytology specimens TC The chosen code was for a procedure done to the left side of the body. h. Chest x-ray-TC Code chosen was due to procedure using technical equipment ( X-ray Equipment) i. Prosthetic hip replacement, left side-LT Code chosen due to a procedure being performed to the left side of the body> Hip replacement. Code chosen j. Electric hospital bed-GY due to this equipment not being covered by Medicare....
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- Spring '11
- Right-wing politics, Left-wing politics, Hip replacement