Neurology 00468 - Neurlolgy outpatient transcranial doppler ultra so

General Info

Billing Amount: $11,886.00

This Item requires times

Minimum number of minutes per unit: 0 Mins

Max units / day / patient: 0

Max units / year / patient: 0

Description

To consist of static and dynamic insonation and definition of intracranial circulation, within 72 hours of stroke onset. This study is designed to assist with a CVA

Notes:

Restricted to Neurologists.

Paid for outpatients at provincial stroke prevention clinics.

Billable only in addition to 00441, 00442, 00443, 00444 and with 00410, 00411, 00407, 00409, 00470, 00471, or 00477 for patients with sickle cell disease or subarachnoid hemorrhage.

iv) The physician must be present throughout the study.
v) Start and end times must be entered on the patientÕs chart and on the claim.
vi) Includes insonation (both ipsilateral and contralateral to suspected pathology), and both anterior and posterior circulation, as indicated by the clinical setting

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