Respiratory System: Upper Respiratory Tract Surgical Procedures

Green Clock Hours: 1.50

About This Course   
The upper respiratory system includes the nose and nasal cavity, the accessory sinuses, and the larynx. This course provides an overview of the codes for procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of upper respiratory system disorders located in the Surgery section of the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set. This course also introduces the learner to the format, guidelines, and common modifiers pertaining to the upper respiratory procedure codes in the Surgery section of CPT. A current copy of the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®), Professional Edition is strongly recommended to optimize your understanding of the content covered.

Important Note
The CPT code set is designated for reporting physician and other qualified health care professional services. It is also the designated code set for reporting services provided by organizations or facilities in specific circumstances. Use of the term "physician" throughout this course is not intended to indicate that other qualified health care professionals (QHPs) or individual entities (e.g., hospital or home health agency) may not report the service. In selected instances, specific instructions may define a service as limited to certain professionals or limited to other entities.

The codes and information in this course receive a comprehensive review annually and are 
updated as needed. 

All Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) codes, descriptions, and other data are copyright by the American Medical Association. All rights reserved.



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Course Description

About This Course   
The upper respiratory system includes the nose and nasal cavity, the accessory sinuses, and the larynx. This course provides an overview of the codes for procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of upper respiratory system disorders located in the Surgery section of the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set. This course also introduces the learner to the format, guidelines, and common modifiers pertaining to the upper respiratory procedure codes in the Surgery section of CPT. A current copy of the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®), Professional Edition is strongly recommended to optimize your understanding of the content covered.

Important Note
The CPT code set is designated for reporting physician and other qualified health care professional services. It is also the designated code set for reporting services provided by organizations or facilities in specific circumstances. Use of the term "physician" throughout this course is not intended to indicate that other qualified health care professionals (QHPs) or individual entities (e.g., hospital or home health agency) may not report the service. In selected instances, specific instructions may define a service as limited to certain professionals or limited to other entities.

The codes and information in this course receive a comprehensive review annually and are 
updated as needed. 

All Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) codes, descriptions, and other data are copyright by the American Medical Association. All rights reserved.



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