A120 - Colonoscopy assessment, same day as colonoscopy

General Info

Billing Amount: $18.85

Notes:

1. A120 is the only assessment service eligible for payment on the same day as a colonoscopy if a major pre-operative visit has been rendered by any physician in the 12 month period prior to the date of the colonoscopy service.
2. A120 is not eligible for payment if a major pre-operative visit is eligible for payment on the same day as colonoscopy.
3. A120 is only eligible for payment to physicians in the following specialties: Internal Medicine (13) and Gastroenterology (41).

For the definition of major preoperative visit, see the definition page A4.