New procedure and diagnostic codes added to the private reimbursement schedule in England

11

Jul 2022

In June 2022, the Clinical Coding and Schedule Development (CCSD) working group, which develops and maintains procedural and diagnostics nomenclatures for private payers in England, published Bulletins 0184 and 0081 with changes to be implemented no later than August 09, 2022.

Two new procedure codes for robotic surgery were implemented:

  • G2333 Robotic assisted laparoscopic repair of hiatus hernia with the anti-reflux procedure (e.g., fundoplication);
  • T8541 Robotic block dissection of para-aortic lymph nodes.

Two new in-vitro diagnostic codes were introduced:

  • 3025G PIK3CA somatic gene testing;
  • 7116O Bilirubin – total.

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