Medicare Benefits Schedule - Note TN.8.224

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

TN.8.224

Procedure for revision arthrodesis (Item 49776)

Item 49776 is claimable once per joint.

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

49776

49776 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Jul-2021
Description Updated:
01-Nov-2021
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2021

Revision of arthrodesis of joint of hindfoot, by open or arthroscopic means, with internal or external fixation by any method, including any of the following (if performed):

(a) capsulotomy;

(b) joint release;

(c) synovectomy;

(d) removal of osteophytes at joint;

(e) removal of hardware;

(f) neurolysis;

(g) osteotomy of non‑union or malunion;

other than a service associated with a service to which item 30023 applies—may only be claimed once per joint (H)

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $1,223.00 Benefit: 75% = $917.25

(See para TN.8.200, TN.8.224 of explanatory notes to this Category)


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  • NewMin - New Item (previous Ministerial Determination)
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