Reimbursement policy update: Multiple and Bilateral Surgery Processing - Professional
Beginning with dates of service on or after January 1, 2023, Empire BlueCross BlueShield will update the Related Coding section of the policy with the following:
- Added CPT code 43497 to base code 43235 Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) with the reduction of 100% primary and 25% subsequent
For specific policy details, visit the reimbursement policy page at www.empireblue.com/provider.
October 2022 Newsletter