Coding Companion for ENT/Allergy/Pulmonology — 2017

Item No: AENT17
ISBN: 978-1-62254-240-6
Availability: Immediate
Manufacturer: Optum360

Consolidate the coding process with the one-stop resource developed exclusively for those who code for ENT, allergy, and pulmonology. Co-produced with the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS), this comprehensive and easy-to-use guide includes 2017 CPT® , HCPCS, and ICD-10-CM code sets specific to ENT, allergy, and pulmonology. Each specialty specific procedure code includes its official description and lay description, coding tips, terminology, cross-coding, and national Medicare relative value units. Getting to the code information you need has never been so easy.

Features and benefits


  • Optum360 Edge—HCPCS Procedure Codes.Only Optum360 offers HCPCS procedure codes specific to your specialty with the same information as we provide for CPT codes. 
  • Quickly find information.All the information you need is provided, including illustrations, lay descriptions, coding tips, terms, cross-coding, and Medicare RVUs and Pub. 100 references.
  • Organized by CPT® and HCPCS code.Essential procedures for ENT, allergy, and pulmonology are listed by CPT® or HCPCS code, along with crosswalks to ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes.
  • Easily determine fees for your practice and reinforce consistency in the charges.National Medicare relative value units for surgery codes and most diagnostic procedures are included.
  • Avoid claim denials and/or audits. Medicare payer information provides the references to Pub. 100 guidelines, follow-up days, and assistant-at-surgery.
  • CCI Edits by CPT® and HCPCS code.CPT® codes with associated CCI edits in a special section and quarterly updates available online.
Year 2017
Category ENT-Allergy-Pulmonology