Title: Section 447.3 - Neurology--Diagnostic Services

Effective Date

12/23/1980

447.3 Neurology--Diagnostic Services.

(a) ACCOUNT NUMBER COST CENTER TITLE

7460 Neurology--Diagnostic

(b) The above cost center uses as the basis for the Standard Unit of Measure the applicable procedures from the Neuro-Muscular section of the Medicine Relative Values as determined by the California Medical Association, 1974 California Relative Value Studies (RVS). Relative Value Units for unlisted, BR (By Report), and RNE (Relativity Not Established) procedures are to be reasonably estimated by qualified personnel. Because the California Medical Association is no longer publishing their Relative Value Studies booklet, the applicable procedures from the Neuro-Muscular section of the Medicine chapter are set forth below with the approval of CMA.

Unit

Value

(1) 95819 Electro-encephalogram (EEG), standard or portable,

same facility............................................ 20.0

(2) 95821 portable, to an alternate facility....................... 30.0

(3) 95822 sleep.................................................... 30.0

(4) 95823 physical or pharmacological, activation.................. 30.0

(5) 95824 cerebral death evaluation recording...................... BR

(6) 95826 Intra-cerebral (depth) EEG............................... BR

(7) 95827 all night sleep recording................................ BR

(8) 95860 Electromyography, one extremity and related paraspinal areas......................................... 20.0

(9) 95861 two extremities and related paraspinal areas............. 36.0

(10) 95863 three extremities and related paraspinal areas........... 44.0

(11) 95864 four extremities and related paraspinal areas............ 52.0

(12) 95867 cranial nerve supplied muscles, unilateral............... RNE

(13) 95868 bilateral................................................ RNE

(14) 95869 limited study of specific muscles, e.g., external and sphincter, thoracic spinal muscles, etc.................. BR
 

Volume

VOLUME C (Title 10)

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