This week you are continuing to apply the coding skills you have learned to services and procedures performed on the Urinary, Male and Female Reproductive systems and Maternity and Delivery. As you work on assigning codes for services performed on the Urinary system, reflect on the purpose and meaning of the guidelines found throughout this subsection.
2. Initial Post: Create a new thread and answer all three parts of the initial prompt below
- Explain one (1) thing you learned from the coding guidelines for Renal Transplantation services preceding the codes (50300-50380) in the Urinary System subsection of the CPT manual.
- In your own words, summarize what you think that coding guideline (from question 1) is instructing the coder to do when assigning codes for those types of services.
- Describe how you will apply that coding guideline (from question 1) when assigning codes for those types of services.