Current and future coding and reimbursement changes were discussed at a 2020 ASRS Virtual Meeting session.
In the presentation, Ankoor R. Shah, MD said one of the major recent changes to retinal coding includes extended ophthalmoscopy, due to increased utilization. The previous codes—92225 and 92226—have been eliminated and new codes—92201 and 922202—have been created.
The is a conversion from a unilateral to bilateral code.
As Dr Shah puts it, 92201 is basically a drawing…