This service is an assessment in relation to one or more of the following diseases where the complexity of the condition requires the ongoing management by an endocrinologist: a. thyroid neoplasm; b. parathyroid neoplasm; c. pituitary neoplasm; or d. adrenal neoplasm.
A760 must include the elements of a medical specific re-assessment, or the amount payable will be adjusted to a lesser assessment fee.
A760 is limited to 6 per patient, per physician, per 12 month period and up to 12 per patient per physician for 24 consecutive months. Services in excess of this limit will be adjusted to a lesser assessment fee.
E078 is not eligible for payment with A760.
A760 is not payable for the evaluation and/or management of uncomplicated endocrine disorders.