2012 Anesthesia Conversion Factors For The U.S. Virgin Islands

The revised conversion factors for use in calculating payment for anesthesia services (procedure codes 00100 through 01999) for service dates January 1 through February 29, 2012, are as follows: Participating Physician      Nonparticipating Physician 21.44                                    20.37 The conversion factors for non-medically directed certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) are identical to the participating physician anesthesia conversion factors…

New Anesthesia Conversion Factor For 2012

The revised conversion factors for use in calculating payment for anesthesia services (procedure codes 00100 through 01999) for service dates January 1 through February 29, 2012, are as follows: Locality    Participating Physician       Nonparticipating Physician 03             23.41                               22.24 04             24.97                               23.72 99 (01 & 02)  22.35                         21.23 The conversion factors for non-medically directed certified registered nurse…

Medical and Surgical Services Rendered in Addition to Anesthesia Procedures

ANESTHESIA SERVICES Medical and Surgical Services Rendered in Addition to Anesthesia Procedures Payment may be made under the fee schedule for specific medical and surgical services by theanesthesiologist as long as these services are reasonable and medically necessary or providedother rebundling provisions do not preclude separate payment. These services may be renderedin conjunction with the…