January 21, 2014
Claims Submitted by Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) for CPT 76942
CGS has recently been made aware that claims submitted by Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) for CPT code 76942 (ultrasonic guidance for needle placement (eg. biopsy, aspiration, injection, localization device), imaging supervision and interpretation) with CPT modifier 26, for dates of service January 1 through December 28, 2013, were denied in error. The issue has been resolved and we ask that you resubmit the claims, or you may request a reopening. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience.
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