Please note the following corrections made by the American Medical Association to Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) 2008 and CPT Changes 2008. Be sure to make these changes in your manuals.
The last paragraph under code 99295 should be revised to read as follows:
“Care for neonates who require an intensive care setting but who are not critically ill is reported using the initial neonate hospital care code (
You can access these and all other corrections made to the 2008 codes at www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/3896.html and www.ama-assn.org/ama1/pub/upload/mm/362/08cptcorrections.pdf.