Randall Thompson, M.D., outlines three new CPT codes for FFR-CT, a smart phone-based single-lead ECG system and PET nuclear perfusion imaging. Thompson is a professor of medicine at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, attending cardiologist, Mid-America Heart Institute, St. Luke’s Health, and member of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) Advocacy Committee, American College of Cardiology (ACC) Coding Taskforce and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) treasurer, speaks at the SCCT 2017 annual meeting. Read the story "FFR-CT Gains CPT Code for Reimbursement."
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