Ultrasound Billing for Intensivists.
Chest. 2019 Jun 27;:
Authors: Koenig SJ, Lou BX, Moskowitz Y, Narasimhan M, Mayo PH
Point of care ultrasonography (POCUS) is a key skill for the critical care clinician and is gaining widespread acceptance by clinicians in all areas of medicine. In addition to mastery of image acquisition, image interpretation, and clinical application, the intensivist needs to be adept with billing for their scanning activity. This article will summarize the requirements for documentation and image storage that must be met in order to obtain reimbursement for POCUS services.
PMID: 31255580 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]