Intraoperative Laryngeal Nerve Monitoring

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Question:  

Can I bill for intraoperative laryngeal nerve monitoring when I am doing procedures such as a parathyroidectomy or thyroidectomy?

Answer:

No, intraoperative monitoring is not separately billable for the surgeon. Intraoperative monitoring has always been included in the global surgical package for surgeon and CPT now actually documents this in the CPT 2013 manual.