Neurosurgery 03222 - Craniotomy lasting more than 12 hours

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Billing Amount: $5,337.81

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Surgical Code

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03222 is applicable to the principal neurosurgeon who is required to spend more than 12 hours performing this surgery.

Additional neurosurgeons involved in this surgery as assistants should claim the certified surgical assistantÕs fees.

Other surgical specialists required because of their specific expertise should claim separately in accordance with Clause D. 5. 3. of the Preamble to the Payment Schedule.

Pre-Amble References:

Please reference the billing pre-amble for these relevant interpretations of this billing code:

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Neurosurgery Billing codes