Laboratory medicine 91275 - B-type natriuretic peptide(bnp or nt-probnp)

General Info

Billing Amount: $28.14


Payable for:
(a) assessment of symptomatic patients where the diagnosis of heart failure remains in doubt after standard assessment.
(b) repeat testing not payable more than once annually unless ordered by the physician for new clinical episode suspicious for heart failure or in the tertiary cardiac care outpatient setting for prognostic stratification of heart failure.
(c) not payable for repeat testing for monitoring therapy.