New CCSD Classification for Diagnostic Tests Published
3 Oct 2013 by Mark Reeves
The new CCSD classification schedule for diagnostic tests was published on Monday 23 September 2013. Approximately 1500 new codes have been introduced for the coding and reimbursement of diagnostic tests.
The schedule has been developed with the input of over 400 individuals and organisations. With a primary aim of creating a clearer and more coordinated procedure for medical billing. The first release covers:
The next phase will be published in October 2013, covering Radiology services.
Healthcode have been appointed to manage the implementation of the new system. The company will work with hospitals and insurers for a swift, efficient roll-out across the independent sector.
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