Charge code for NT suctioning

By Judy Orphal posted 01-11-2019 14:36

  
​Is anyone charging for NT suctioning? It looks like the CPT code 31720 may work, but I would like to know if anyone is using it successfully. Thanks!
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02-19-2019 11:14

​Not intended use of this CPT code. Consult MedLearn,​
https://shop.medlearn.com/respiratory_s/6.htm

01-29-2019 09:49

​NT suctioning, separate procedure  31720
That is the code we utilize when suctioning patients not
on a ventilator.