G279 - Percutaneous nerve block catheter insertion

General Info

Billing Amount: $0.00

Notes:

1. G279 is eligible for payment in addition to the applicable peripheral nerve or plexus block.
2. G260 is not eligible for payment in addition to G279 when rendered for a continuous combined 3-in-1 block; G060 is eligible for payment in addition to G279 in this circumstance.
3. No guidance (e.g. nerve stimulation, ultrasound) used for percutaneous nerve block catheter insertion is eligible for payment.

Pre-Amble References:

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

  • See General Preamble GP28
  • See General Preamble GP28