CPT Codes and LOINC Update: Aug. 2018

cpt-code-featureThe following list of updates were posted to MayoMedicalLaboratories.com during the month of August 2018:

CPT Code Updates:

LOINC Updates:

View the full list of specifics online.

Z-Code Updates:

Test Id Test Name CPT Code(s) Z-Code Identifier
AHUSP Complement-Mediated Atypical Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome (aHUS)/Thrombotic Microangiopathy (TMA) Gene Panel 81479 **Pending - Expecting Z code by end of August
NONCP Neuro-Oncology Expanded Panel with Rearrangement, Tumor 81455, 88381 **Pending - Expecting Z code by mid October
SCNGP Congenital Neutropenia Primary Immunodeficiency (PID) Gene Panel 81406, 81408, 81479 **Pending - Expecting Z code by end of August

To access the DEX Z codes, you must first register through DEX.

After registering through DEX, log into MayoMedicalLaboratories.com and search for "z codes" in the upper right corner of the web page. The user must attest to being a registered user of the DEX Diagonstic Exchange by clicking the blue "Access DEX Z-Codes" button. An Excel spreadsheet will open to display the Z codes. Z codes can also be viewed on the DEX Diagnostics Exchange.

Erika Fetterman

Erika Fetterman

Erika Fetterman, Editorial Assistant at Mayo Medical Laboratories, supports internal and client-facing communications.