Anesthesia Billing

Anesthesia Billing


• Administration of anesthesia reported with five-digit CPT anesthesia procedure codes
(00100 - 01999) plus modifier codes.
• Do not use surgery codes.
• Codes grouped anatomically by area. Many surgical codes may be included in one anesthesia
code. Approximately 4,000 surgical , medical, and radiology procedures are
presented by 268 anesthesia codes.

ANESTHESIA CODE RANGES




00100 - 00222 Head
00300 - 00352 Neck
00400 - 00474 Thorax
00500 - 00580 Intrathoracic
00600 - 00670 Spine and Spinal Cord
00700 - 00797 Upper Abdomen
00800 - 00882 Lower Abdomen
00902 - 00952 Perineum
01112 - 01190 Pelvis (Except Hip)
01200 - 01274 Upper Leg (except knee)
01320 - 01444 Knee and Popliteal Area
01462 - 01522 Lower Leg (below Knee)
01610 - 01682 Shoulder and Axilla
01710 - 01782 Upper Arm and Elbow
01810 - 01860 Forearm, Wrist and Hand
01905 - 01933 Radiological Procedures
01951 - 01953 Burns, Excisions or
01960 - 01969 Obstetrics Debridement
01990 - 01999 Other Procedur

• Anesthesia services include:
✔ preoperative and postoperative visits,
✔ anesthesia care during the procedure,
✔ administration of fluids and/or blood, and
✔ the usual monitoring services (e.g., ECG, temperature, blood pressure, oximetry,
capnography, and mass spectrometry).

• Unusual forms of monitoring (e.g., intra-arterial, central venous, and Swan-Ganz) are not
included. Bill these specialized services separately.

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