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Coding Guidance Articles

ASTRO’s Code Utilization and Application Subcommittee (CUAC) has begun compiling a new series of coding guidance articles to provide detailed information for navigating radiation oncology coding.

IGRT with OSMS Coding Guidance
IMRT Planning (77301)
IMRT Planning Services Editing
OIG Report on IMRT Payments
Medicare Claims Processing Manual, Chapter 4, Section 200.3.1
Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (HOPPS) Update
Image Guided Radiation Therapy IGRT Coding Guidance
Process of Care: Treatment Preparation
Coding Guidance for Respiration Motion Management (+77293)
Coding Guidance for CPT Code 77014
Gynecologic Brachytherapy Procedures (57156)